It is said that despite their difficult relationship, French novelist Alexandre Dumas, pere once told his son and writer of equal stature, Alexandre Dumas, fils: “You are my best work.”
The recent row over the death of Army Corporal Hung Chung-chiu (洪仲丘) has prompted the government to launch a series of reforms to improve human rights conditions in the military.
“I was awed by the beauty, the natural beauty of Taitung,” said Charlotte Ackert, the founder and a three-year volunteer at the Huadong English Camp. She established the camp for her son, Nick Ackert, whose dream vocation is to become a teacher.
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Quentin Tsou was a senior sales representative who dropped it all to pursue a dream: the creation of new windows. He gave up a lucrative and stable income to start down the path of the entrepreneur.
“Incoming,” a word often heard in war movies, bellowed to warn of impending onslaught, is also the inspiration for 1ncoming! Magazine (硬雜誌), according to founder, chief editor and creative director Jason Chang (昌明弘).
Davy Liu, one of the key creative forces behind beloved movies like “The Lion King,” “Aladdin” and “Mulan,” and the CEO of his own company, Kendu Films, was born in Taiwan and moved to United States when he was 13.
When asked about his thoughts on getting nominated for this year's Golden Melody Awards (金曲獎), Yu Si-lu (尤世儒) said, “I quit my day job to play music. Getting nominated makes me seem less like an idiot.”