By some luck I stumbled upon Kong Andri‘s work, and these stumbles have always been pleasant. Kong is a graphics designer and a toy designer, and the creator of Owangeboy – a character that exudes an astronomical amount of nostalgia. While the kid reminds me of Astro Boy and Mega Man, Kong’s style epitomizes aContinue reading “#Curates 001 | OwangeBoy”
I used to write about creative works I stumbled upon on the Internet, in part inspired by bloggers like Inspirational Geek. “Used to” is a euphemism, because that was more than 7 years ago. Why am I starting again? I created an NFT project (ManiaTulips) as a “capstone” for all the coding courses I’ve beenContinue reading “Creatives (Again!)”
The past week has been rather ‘mortifying.’ It started off with the Boston bombing, followed by the Texas explosion. Earthquakes terrorized Iran, then Sichuan, China. The threat of H7N9 lingers on, as well as the ricin letters. It was an easy week to give up faith for the future. I am not trying to downplayContinue reading “#10 Grim”
At last, back again on my sunny island. The chilly weather in Seoul was reminiscent of the cold winter in Paris, but instead of ‘going solo’ this time around, I was with my family. In fact, Seoul isn’t one of my favorite cities for reasons I shall reserve to myself. Personal experiences only serve toContinue reading “#9 Persuasion”
one // two // three // four // five Attention bookworms! Head over to The Casual Optimist for “50 Memorable Covers From The Last 4 Years“!