Year 2017 in Recap

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When I thought that 2016 was a terrible year for me, I was wrong. 2017 continued to tank to a new level of crappiness. There were many frustrating things–one after another. It was like when I asked, “How much worse could 2017 be?”, it was like a challenge to the universe. So stuff happening in real life obviously affected how much time I have for this blog or attempted to keep some sort of activity. I did better than last year regarding updates, but that was a lot of effort, because I’m still way behind on some news that I wanted to talk about. Yet no time or more like didn’t feel like it at the moment. I continued to get drained to another level that I thought might not be possible–like several days before. Then the pattern just repeat itself at different intervals. I think somewhere along the way, I ended up revamping my blog by getting rid of the too random posts. Like those general update ones. Although my blog already is random on many levels, but I didn’t want to just post for the sake of placeholders too much. Anyway, here are some stats for this year.

Total Posts in 2017: 155 (11.7% of all time).
January: 18 (% of the year)
February: 10 (%)
March: 21 (%)
April: 20 (%)
May: 11 (%)
June: 18 (%)
July: 6 (%)
August: 4 (%)
September: 20 (%)
October: 14 (%)
November: 9 (%)
December: 4 (%)

Books Reviews: Sad, because I actually read a bit this year but didn’t feel like doing reviews for some of them. Maybe I’ll go back to do them later.

Movies + TV Series Reviews/Episode Summaries:

Fan Fiction: Complete failure–unlike what I promised last year about getting  things done. I started looking over some of the fan fics again and managed to get going on some, but I can’t promise on how fast it would be rolled out. I’ll get it out when I’m happy with what I wrote.

Songs Translations: I used “You’re Always Beautiful” to start the year, thinking that if I continue to retain some sense of positiveness, somehow things will get better. But it didn’t. Anyway, how was this year regarding translations? I didn’t realize I was that productive. Mostly, I tried to push the majority of 183 Club’s songs out.

Chinese:

Vietnamese:

I didn’t want to do this update like I said last year. However, I felt like I needed to persuade myself to continue on. Not to mention, I want to keep some sort of teeny, tiny bit of hope that 2018 will actually be better. So we’ll see, right?

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The Legend of the Condor Heroes 2016: Guo Jing and Huang Rong – Valentine’s Special

Yesterday was Valentine’s Day (duh, I know) so Huace shared a poster of the main couple together, which was fine with me.

What got even cuter was when William took to his Weibo account to share how he was going to invite Rong Er to watch the show together. It was an attempt to promote the show but also a cute message of the two. She responded in a totally random way but it was still funny.

The point? If I wasn’t sold on this couple before, I’m sold now. (In fact, they’re like my favorite Guo Jing and Huang Rong after Felix and Barbara.)

*All images were collected around the net hence belonging to their rightful owners.

The Legend of the Condor Heroes 2017: Huang Yao Shi

So back today to do a special update only on Michael Miu’s Huang Yao Shi (黃藥師). There were many stills released before yet I didn’t really post them, considering how other places are updating too. But I don’t care. I think it’s time I give him more attention.

Goofy BTS, lol.

*All images were collected around the net hence belonging to their rightful owners.

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