WutoWu #100: New Moon and Phases

Dear C and J, As Mom and I were perusing the shelves of the fine establishment Ranch 99, (actually, she was perusing – I was looking at the live crawfish), we bought some moon cakes. While it may not seem incredibly noteworthy, I did find it interesting to realize how little we notice the moon,…

WuToWu # 99: New Beginnings

Dear C and E, There’s been a lot of changes in the past two weeks since I’ve left sunny California for the somewhat less temperate weather of Massachusetts. And if you’ll excuse some self-indulgence I’d like to write down a few memories so I’ll have them for when I’m a jaded senior. I ran into…

WuToWu #98: Starting Anew Again

Hi J and E, Happy September! A few days ago, I sang at Freshman Convocation with the Harvard Choruses. The freshman class was assembled under a pillowy grey sky which quieted the normally piercing brilliance of the summer sun. A few years ago, it was so stiflingly humid that one of the ushers fainted and…