evening clouds

Psalm 65:8 The whole earth is filled with awe at your wonders; where morning dawns, where evening fades, you call forth songs of joy. 詩 篇 65:8 住 在 地 极 的 人 因 你 的 神 迹 惧 怕 ; 你 使 日 出 日 落 之 地 都 欢 呼 。

trust and worship

I love travelling and only if I had the time to do so whenever the wanderlust sets in, I believe my family and close friends will have a hard time keeping track of my whereabouts.  However, with the various vicious terrorists’ attacks on foreign soil recently, the first thought that comes into people’s mind when…

rain-kissed petals

I love the rain… When I was little I thought it was the sky crying, now I think it is God showering His blessings upon us. I love the rain-washed air and the fresh cool breeze, and I especially love the rain-kissed flowers…

“dragon spitting fire ball”

Clerodendrum thomsoniae Common names: bleeding heart vine, glory bower I first came across the Chinese common name of these flowers in my primary school science text book and due to it’s uniqueness, the name had made a deep impression on me.  My close encounter with these flowers named “dragon spitting ball” (龙吐珠) came only very…

orchids, raindrops and gentle breeze

My love of orchids is a well know fact among my friends. I love these extraordinary flora for their beauty, elegance, nobility and fragrance just to name a few.  I find them more captivating than ever when they have raindrops on their petals after the rain and in an environment enhanced by cooler and fresher…

delightful discovery

I always find the pitcher plant very interesting as the pitchers are formed at the end of a tendril extended from the tip of the leaf. Can you imagine when every leaf bears a pitcher?  Amazing plant, isn’t it? I discovered something new the other day — pitcher plant flowers!  I did not know pitcher…