30 June 2019

Year 15

Wow, I am starting my 15th year of blogging!

This blog is definitely still going strong. If it were a child, it's a teenager now, possibly with some issues. Though I must say, this blog is rather well-behaved.

Nothing much has changed around here. There are still things I regularly talk about. I am still posting pictures of travels I have done recently, and I am still talking about travel, books, music, or theatre, which are the things I feel most interested in. There's still the random rant. This pattern will still persist.

Speaking of repeating patterns, I still travelled. And in the past year I visited two new countries, Vietnam and Turkey, bringing my country count to 50. I also came back to a few countries, such as Denmark, Qatar, Belgium, Luxembourg, and Spain. And as before, I also went to a few places within Germany. And yes, I am still in Berlin, as roots have been planted by now. Heck, I even applied for permanent residence.

I suppose aside from that, there isn't any major change. I still like my life outside of academia. In fact, I would even say I am having fun with it, learning new things along the way (ask me about data protection and you'll get what I mean).

So this is the beginning of Year 15. Again, I still don't know how long I'll keep this blog up, but for the moment, it will stay. It's a nice distraction anyway.

So there, onward to Year 15. I hope you'll still hang around.

2 comments:

  1. To another year of blogging! Crazy to think that we have been chronicling big and small life moments for so long, almost half of our life, actually.

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    1. Zhu,

      To another year indeed! 15 years is a long time, and you're right, it's crazy to think that we've been doing this that long. I think I'll still hang around for now though, who knows!

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