跑得了和尚,跑不了庙

(“You can run from the monk, but not from the temple”, or a badass way of saying “I know where you live”)

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recombine phenomena into poetry

it's what we exist to do

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Started logging & archiving the articles I read online. Not sure what I’m gonna do with it, but may it will make for some interesting statistics in a year or so.

Yesterday night I discovered jazz rock/psychedelic rock for me. I am in heaven right now 👼

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I got confused by the documentation. I thought the keyboard firmware was handling the modifier for the special keys already (the piece of code I modified definitively does), but it turns out I can just fix it with a few lines in my sway config :D

input "0:0:PinePhone_Keyboard" {
xkb_layout us
xkb_model ppkb
xkb_options lv3:ralt_switch
}

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And it really helps to map the audio snippets of the vocabulary I know onto how it’s used in daily speech.
I’m not sure if that’s a Taiwanese accent throwing me off, but sometimes it takes a lot of guesswork to parse it correctly 😅

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Watching Triad Princess (極道千金) is probably one of the cheesiest ways to get Mandarin input for practice. But it works 🤷

*Of course* MusicBrainz already has Toki Pona selectable as the relase language :D And yes, I did need it.

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This *has* to be the fanciest piece of paper I received with a mail order so far.

I learned about Pleco (iOS/Android app) today, which looks like a game changer in learning Chinese to me. Super responsive dictionary with a bunch of language learning tools as in-app purchases. Not sure if I’m gonna try them, but it’s super fun just browsing it alone :)

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