Hey, I’m Jenxi.

I’m a street photographer and I love to write and doodle.

Beauty is not a word. It’s a world. See the world through my eyes as I strive to record a legacy that would last long after I’m gone. Memento mori.

Latest musings.

  • On fear

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    3 min read

    Fear is our instinctive reaction to protect us from harm.

  • Liberty of time

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    2 min read

    Time is a unique currency.

  • Otsu garden

    Useful writing

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    3 min read

    Many of us were taught to be persuasive when we write, but is that useful?

  • Bali beach

    Mindful memory

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    3 min read

    Being mindful makes our brain more receptive to creating memories.

  • Hiroshima, 2018

    How to read

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    8 min read

    Consuming information doesn’t mean you are learning.

  • Miyajima Torii Gate

    Illusion of transparency

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    2 min read

    There is a gap between what we experience and what others think we are experiencing.

  • Fishing at Lake Biwa, Kyoto 2018

    On silence

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    2 min read

    People often don’t say what they think.

  • Having an opinion

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    3 min read

    We all have opinions, but are our opinions justified?

  • Lake Biwa, Kyoto 2018

    The fallacy of efficiency

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    2 min read

    Being efficient doesn’t mean we are productive or performance well.

  • Kyoto, 2018

    Website redesign for 2022

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    5 min read

    2022 marks the 20th anniversary of this site. I redesigned the site to celebrate the milestone.

  • Vulnerability

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    2 min read

    Being vulnerable is to be exposed to the possibility of being attacked.

  • Compartmentalising

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    3 min read

    I have a habit of compartmentalising my routines.


Photography is my passion.

I record my life through my camera. Each fleeting moment is frozen in time to be passed down through the ages.

Memento mori.

Writing is my first love. Photography is my passion. Some things just can’t be put down in words.