Hershey Park

A combination of a chocolate factory, a water-park, and an amusement park, Hershey Park is an ideal place for vacation.

Minneapolis

Minneapolis, MN

It was May, but the chilly breeze in Minnesota still reminded me of the last trace of winter. I visited Minneapolis, MN, for a conference this spring and was impressed by the beauty and serenity of the city.

Little Havana

Miami, Florida

In April, we had a chance to tour the city of Miami while we waited for our flight home after a four-day cruise vacation in Bahama.

Cherry Blossom

Washington DC Cherry Blossom

Young twigs and flower buds poke
out of barren branches.
Gentle breeze sprinkles
colors on early leafing cherry trees.
The sun glows crystal clean,
relishing the bustling rite of spring.

DC Wharf's Fish Market

DC Wharf’s Fish Market

The salty scent of fresh seafood wafted in the air, mixed with the pungent smell of seasonings from giant boiling pots. It was the Wharf’s fish market.

amazon books

Amazon Books in Bethesda, MD

Arlington Road in downtown Bethesda, MD is teemed with nicely-decorated stores and restaurants. As dusk falls, the neon signs glitter, lighting up the dim walkway. Facing a stylish Apple store adorned with their huge well-known logo is a quiet modest-looking store, whose storefront is low-key with a simple sign “amazonbooks.”

Dog

50-Word Story: Just Another Day

“Welcome to our adoption center,” Mr. Blake ushers people inside. Time to please them. Maya barks softly. Kenny shakes his tail. Misty shows her pleading face. I know these tricks, but my limp hind leg is too obvious.