Tag Archives: Sanzhi 三芝

A Splash of Sunshine….

Reflections on the water bamboo field in Sanzhi early this morning…. ‘Each day I seek a sunbeam, a luminous moment of grace, be it a poetic passage, a compassionate glance, an affirmative word. Just a single sunbeam, nothing more. This … Continue reading

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Lily Season @ President Lee Teng-Hui’s Old Home

Former President Lee Teng-Hui‘s childhood home is located right here in Sanzhi.  Always attracts many visitors.  But last September, half the roof fell in after several days of very heavy rains.  Well, a third of the roof to be more … Continue reading

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Swallows in action!

Meanwhile, back at the ranch here in Sanzhi, the swallows are very busy feeding multiple babies. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served all day long…. The neighbours are a bit further along…. It’s a great life if you don’t weaken. … Continue reading

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Spring has Sprung @ Sanzhi 三芝!

Yes, the cherry blossom is finally out, the azaleas too, and the swallows are back and starting nest-building.  The local council has planted 17,000 cherry blossom trees around and about, and after a slow start, yes they’re out.  Even more … Continue reading

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Only at Night ~ Sanzhi’s New Bridge!

Yes, we have a new bridge at Sanzhi 三芝 over the Balien River, opened at the end of December.  The bridge goes nowhere other than to a field over the river – and if you only come in the day, … Continue reading

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Advent Word, Day 7 ‘play’

Day 7 #play #扮演 Saturday December 3 ‘Our Society’s rule states that “as our faith matures we come to recognize Christ’s hidden presence everywhere.” That’s because a maturing faith is paradoxically childlike. It is marked by openness to new ideas, points … Continue reading

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Red Sky at Night….

Tis a Shepherd’s Delight (or maybe a Sailor’s Delight)…. This was Qianshuiwan (淺水灣), Sanzhi, this evening after a gloriously sunny weekend! Yes, it really was this red!

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