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Bodhi Tree By Hsiang Tao Yeh
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This collection of 24 songs has three chapters. Chapter one is my attempt to compose music to some of my favorite classical Chinese poems. A type of Chinese poetry, called Ci, were accompanied by... More > music. There are many different tunes, each to go with a different structure of Ci poetry, called Ci Pai. These melodies were mostly lost. I tried to compose some simple tunes, in the manner of folk songs, for some of these Ci Pai in this chapter. Chapter two are some of my favorite Chinese songs. I tried to translate the lyrics in a way so that the English lyric can still be sung with the original melody. Chapter three is my attempt to take melody elements or musical structure from famuous composers or songs and to try apply them to some favorite poems or songs.< Less
Give Joyful Voices Rhyme By Hsiang Tao Yeh
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Results of my most recent exploration in poetry are collected in this volume. In Chapter 1, I attempted to write "Poem Cycle". In Chapter 2, I collected some of my experiments in the... More > patterns style of "Ci" or "Qu". In Chapter 3, I attempted to combine poetry with story telling. The last two chapters are some additional poems in dramatic or humorous style, and also some others that were not collected in my previous poem books.< Less
Five Willows Guy By Hsiang Tao Yeh
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This book collects translation of my favorite Chinese classical poems, some essays and favorite songs into English. The original verse in Chinese and its translation are given together for easy... More > reference. Since each Chinese word has a single sound, I try to translate each word into English with as few syllables as possible. This is especially important for translation of Chinese songs so that the English version can also be sung with the same melody. As a result of this experience in translation, I am emboldened to try some poems in English. This book also includes a chapter on those experiments.< Less
Sunset Is Still Calling By Hsiang Tao Yeh
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This book collects my poem experiments from last few years. There are four chapters. Two for original poems, one in English and one in Chinese. The other two chapters are for English and Chinese... More > rewrite of existing poems. In each chapter, the poems are organized into sections according to the year it was written. I started out to explore poetry by translating favorite classical Chinese poems into English. This led to experiments to write English poems by using forms from classical Chinese poetry. Further exploration included poems to express diverse viewpoints, life philosophy, feeling, voices, poem as conversation, poems about wonder, beauty, modernity, as well as poems to tell stories. Many of my poems are based on rewrite. Rewrite is my way to get to know a poem I like a little better. I do not try to follow the original verses or meaning accurately in rewrites. I do try to preserve the sentiment and some imageries in the rewrite.< Less
The Many Colors Of Poetry By Hsiang Tao Yeh
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This book is a selection of my poems from 2003 to 2008. There are five chapters, each covering a different exploration I had in writing poetry - from giving a viewpoint, to express a sentiment, to... More > craft nice couplet phrases, to have fun, and to explore the use of poetry in conversation and drama.< Less
Mastering Software Project Management By Hsiang Tao Yeh
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This book is focused on applying the management principles in "The Art Of Business" (by Dr. Raymond Yeh and Ms. Stephanie Yeh) to technical projects, and specifically, to software and... More > system project management, where the author has many years of experiences. Here, a uniform organization format will be used in the following chapters to discuss each art of business, including: provocative statements, key ideas and techniques, useful practices, examples and stories, and how to evaluate a project. The focus will be on technical problems that one encounters frequently in software project management, rather than on the mechanics of project monitoring. The book also contains some new approaches and insights such as how to elevate the architecture of software system to a very high level by applying multiple leverages and how to do software process control through modleing.< Less
Follow Your Blessings By Hsiang Tao Yeh
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I always admired people who can give up the trappings that come with money and material possession and live a simple life. Due to multiple setbacks over last few years, this become a necessary... More > journey for me. I found that indeed I could continue to live a very happy life in this very competitive society with very little expenditure of monetary resources. The essays included here are the result of this journey of reflection and discovery. Given that most people will not attain great fame or wealth in life, perhaps some of the ideas and reasoning here could be useful to others as well. I do believe most people could find happiness in life, whether one is rich, famous, powerful or not. I certainly wish you, my dear reader, to have a very happy life.< Less
Fragrant Orchids of Hidden Valley By Hsiang Tao Yeh
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This book is my celebration of the work of my father as a war hero during the Second World War in China and my mother as an accomplished writer of autobiographical memoirs. Part I and Part II of... More > this book contain my translation, respectively, of writings of my father and mother. Part III of the book has two eassys to celebrate the work of several of my heroes: John Robbins, Father Damien, Si Ma Qian, Charles Vest and Richard Stallman. To me, they are like rare fragrant orchid flowers, not that well known, but were quietly giving out their beauty and fragrance in some hidden valley, hence the title of the book.< Less

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LOOKING FOR A MIRACLE...LOOK WITHIN YOUR LIFE LOOKING FOR A... By May Lewis
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