Poem: Four Roads ( A Journey of Identity)| //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

A Poem: Four Roads (A Journey of Identity)

  I wrote this poem back in 2010 and recently dug it up while rummaging through old files. It was part of my final presentation for an honors humanities course in cultural diversity and identity. In my presentation, I talked about my clash of experiences as a first generation student, an american, my Vietnamese cultural…

The Story of the Old Man and the Scorpion | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

STORY: The Old Man and the Scorpion

I read this on Time 4 Learning’s facebook page and loved it. I did a Google search and found a few other versions. It’s supposedly a Buddhist proverb. Anyways, here’s a great story to share with you: “An old man saw a scorpion drowning and decided to pull it out from the water. He calmly…

What’s That Word? David Lam-Lu's Guide to Asian Terminology | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

What’s That Word? Dictionary of Asian Terms

Guide to Asian Terminology A ‘Samuel Johnson Dictionary’ Imitation by David Lam-Lu. Last update: 10/30/2013 Below is a guide to common terms that you may hear when entering china. I updated and changed some things since Senior year of high school when I created this. If you have any ideas of things to add, let…

Have You Heard the Story of the Russian Cosmonaut? | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

STORY: The Story of The Russian Cosmonaut

Another Earth Have you heard the story of the Russian Cosmonaut? I recently watched Another Earth and fell in love with this story. I’ll type it down below but you should check it out on YouTube. He Hears Music Have you heard the story of the Russian Cosmonaut? So the cosmonaut – he’s the first…