個人沈溺可以是有趣的，只要分享，找你的「專家」同路人。咖啡，只是個起頭、代號…。又或你有呷一杯茶的瞬間可以吞吐的一個臨時想法。Everything about coffee... … Coffee plants. Coffee beans. Coffee plantation. Roasted beans. Fair trade. Genesis of coffee drinking. Coffee pots. Coffee cups. Coffee makers. Hand-crafted coffee. Coffee-drinking culture. Coffee and health. Coffee as medicine. Coffee as leisure. Discourse ownership of coffee culture. History of cafes. Politics of world produces. First generation coffee culture. Second generation coffee culture. Third generation coffee culture. Fourth generation coffee culture. Connoisseur perspective. Political history of coffee culture. Coffee academy. Barista. Cafes. Coffee furniture. Coffee-table books. … We are joking!!! Replace “coffee” with any noun — personal obsessions of yours. A tentative thought that may fuel up the slow sip of a cuppa.
**Part 1 of artist/scholar Linda Lai’s multi-episode narrative poem on living across two centuries, a contemplation on time and space as experienced… written over a cup of hot chocolate. 2018年元旦日，黎肖嫻用了一個小時呷著一杯和暖的巧克力。這樣，兩個世紀的心情、不同的時空對策忽然安好坐落在一個思維地表之上，連線起來。
FP writer Wai-leung Lai turned his sentiments for the thick urban space of Hong Kong into fictional encounters in a serial format. Part 2 of a crime story, apparently, is a twist into self-awakening. 寫實、描述、虛擬。是接觸世界的滾軸過程。誰知道敘事發展下去會觸及那些點？黎偉亮的一件「案件」其實是… …
FP writer Wai-leung Lai turned his sentiments for the thick urban space of Hong Kong into fictional encounters in a serial format. Part 1 of a crime story apparently… What is it opening up? 寫實、描述、虛擬。是接觸世界的滾軸過程。誰知道敘事發展下去會觸及那些點？黎偉亮從一件「案件」開始。
A series of stories on glimpses of everyday street life in Hong Kong, from FP writer Wai-leung Lai’s eye-witness, starting with a bowl of rice with BBQ pork… 據點作者黎偉亮一連串有關本地街頭日常點滴的短篇，由一碗叉燒飯開始。
FP Manager Wai crafted Tiger I in 2016 from a Tamiya model kit he aspired to have but couldn’t as a kid. Time changes many things. What does his lasting zeal tell us about the forgettable yet unforgotten of growing up in Hong Kong?
Ocean Emotion is Taipei-based young artist Allison H.‘s contribution to the Floating Teatime. Each of her poems about her everyday encounters will be matched with one image from her own personal photography archive. … “Little Sound” probes into living things in her kitchen… 2016.09.21
Ocean Emotion #1: “Insomnia” / a string of poem-photo creation by Allison H.
***This article is the author’s personal response to a Taiwan-made documentary <生命的圓圈> (Circle of Life) by 許慧如 about a teenage single mother. 隨風盤旋的風箏，會飛向何處？
FP writer W.L. Lai walks through Wanchai of the 1970s & 1980s in 2016… Gentrification and more… 灣仔 ／ 黎偉亮