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Day 254/365 & Happy Days 66

I am grateful for an evening out with great friends, great food, tantalizing conversation, and ice cream for dessert as we strolled off the calories we ate!

365 Days Of Gratitude

Airship Journey to the West

You may or may not have heard of the Monkey King. In China he’s a ubiquitous folktale hero, famous for accompanying the Buddhist monk Xuanzang on his quest to bring Buddhist manuscripts back from India to China. 289 more words


Hong Kong furious over shitty special effects in China-made TV series

Hong Kong’s TV B channel is fielding a record number of complaints over it current primetime series, an(other) adaptation of the ancient legend of the Monkey King and his journey to the West (also retold recently by HK star Donnie Yen, Japanese boyband survivor Shingo from Smap and an opera written by Damon Albarn!) But what has riled the HK public about  this version of the incredibly durable and well-loved tale?   148 more words

Nimbus and sun

so i started working out a character and once i got some basic line work done i decided to change the direction from my original idea and came up with the idea of a cloud character, and then i thought to my self Nimbus is a unisex name… right? 26 more words