Where to find entries (May 2, 2005, 0) - My mom noticed I hadn’t been updating this blog. If you’re looking for
some news on my life, they’re over at
http://www.livejournal.com/~sachachua/ . Many of the entries are
friends-only, but so far I am fairly liberal with the definition of
“friend” and will probably add you if you want. =) Set up an LJ
account at http://www.livejournal.com and add me
Friends (March 30, 2006, 0) - My best friend from Japan is in the Philippines, and I’m glad to hear
that my mom and my friends are taking good care of him.
Dave Brown made Tokyo worth it for me. He
cheered me up when I felt homesick, gave me hugs and chocolate when I
felt down, and helped me explore the nooks and crannies
Personal blog (December 15, 2004, 0) - Personal stuff will now be posted on
http://www.livejournal.com/~sachachua/ . There be dragons. Here,
however, will be lots of Emacs hackery and technical goodness.
Blogging: not just for extroverts (March 23, 2007, 0) - In the middle of my enthusiastic bubbling-over about IBM’s social software offerings, Hossam Ali-Hassan asked me, “Do bloggers tend to be extroverts?” Do you have to be an extrovert to blog, to enjoy the baring of soul in front of an audience?
His question made me stop and think. A lot of people are afraid to
Book: Success Built to Last (May 25, 2008, 0) - In Success Built to Last (Jerry Porras, Stewart Emery, and Mark Thompson), you’ll learn that passion is essential to lasting success, and that both preoccupation and pain can point you towards what you’re passionate about. Here are a few quotes I liked:
What we consider to be painful offers a window to our soul — to