Emanuel Swedenborg’s Heaven and Hell Chapter 7

The following is Chapter 7 of Emanuel Swedenborg’s book Heaven and Hell, taken from Sacred-Texts.com because their website is not mobile friendly. So I copied it here which will be read and discussed during our family study time this coming Saturday. Information about the Chinese translation of this book can be seen here.

EACH SOCIETY IS A HEAVEN IN A SMALLER FORM, AND EACH ANGEL IN THE SMALLEST Read more...

Emanuel’s Swedenborg’s Heaven and Hell Chapter 4

The following is Chapter 4 of Emanuel Swedenborg’s book Heaven and Hell, taken from Sacred-Texts.com because their website is not mobile friendly. So I copied the preface here which will be read and discussed during our family study time this coming Saturday. Information about the Chinese translation of this book can be seen here.

IV. HEAVEN IS DIVIDED INTO TWO KINGDOMS. As there are infinite varieties Read more...

Wow it’s 2017…

Hi there,
Wow! I haven’t posted in a year. Great job me. I’ve hopefully matured and learned since I have last posted. Maybe. Probably not.
I hope you pretty much take what I have posted before not too seriously. I keep it only for the laughs. For now, this blog will be a dump of what my life has been like, not really anything else. It’s too time consuming to curate Read more...

Vacation Time!

So Spring break has been pretty uneventful, it’s just me chilling on the couch, reading books, and gathering inspiration for future ideas. I keep all of my ideas in my bullet journal. Anyway, the main reason I am not going anywhere is that my mom has work. Oh work!

But this Friday, we are going to Fairmount bungalows, a place I really enjoyed going to. I don’t really remember what age Read more...

Five Interesting Facts About the Piano

upright piano

The upright piano

The grand piano

  1. The piano was invented by Bartolomeo Cristofori, an Italian man. Unlike harpsichords, pianos could play smoothly. The first piano looked a bit like a harpsichord.
  2. Pianos have 52 white keys and 36 black keys. In total, the piano has 88 keys. Did you know piano keys were used to be made out of ivory?
  3. You might ask, the piano has strings,
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Busy, Busy, Busy!

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Hi there,
I know I missed my time for Daily life, but I have a piano exam coming up and I have to practice, practice practice. Meanwhile, my cat can just run around carefree into a sunspot. Such is the small unfairness in life.

Here is a quote by Lao Tzu.

My understanding of it is this: In order to achieve your goals, you must take the first essential step. You will never reach Read more...