Oslo, Norway 漫步奧斯陸

13 November, 2017 isseylingo@gmail.com 0

by Fennah Guan 周芬娜   2014年的夏天,我們搭著公主號郵輪(Princess Cruises)來到神往已久的奧斯陸(Oslo),挪威的首都及第一大城。上岸那天的最高氣溫是華氏六十幾度(攝氏十八度左右),我們都覺得有點清冷,要穿夾克禦寒。卻有幾個碼頭工人打著赤膊在工作,雪白的皮膚被太陽曬得紅通通的,大概是順便在享受這難得的日光浴吧? In summer of 2014, my husband and I travelled to Oslo during a Princess Cruises tour, a visit […]

A Nighttime Pilgrimage 天神取火神秘遊

13 November, 2017 isseylingo@gmail.com 0

Text and Image by Na’U 圖/文   在一片黑暗中,人手一把乾竹,在耆老和被推選的「臨時頭目」帶領下,沿著山路小徑摸黑往「水火同源」聖地取火。「水火同源」位在茶山部落3公里外的屯阿巴娜步道上,不分晝夜始終燃燒著。老村長李玉燕說,從她兒時起,這火未曾熄滅,只在八八風災後,一度淹沒水中。 In darkness we followed the village elders, led by an impromptu chieftain. Each with a bundle of […]

Spring Approaches, Quince Flowers 海棠迎春

13 May, 2017 isseylingo@gmail.com 0

Text and Image by Fennah Guan 周芬娜 圖/文   加州春早,我所栽植的”貼梗海棠” (common flowering quince)灌木,總在舊曆年前開花,先花後葉,非常嬌媚。粉紅或艷紅或雪白的花朵,密密麻麻貼簇生在每條花枝上,雅麗多姿,喜氣洋洋。 California spring comes early. The quince shrubs in my garden usually bloom […]