In her current life, Merlyna Lim is/does:

a human, a woman.
love (to play) music.
a doodler. a perpetual one.
occasionally a singer.
solve math problems for fun.
have a phd but not a real doctor.
a professor.
research chair. canada research chair, to be exact.
kinda royal.
on wikipedia.

In her previous life(s), Merlyna Lim was:

an award-winning designer and architect.
a lead singer. a piano/keyboard accompanist. a (occasional) violinist.
a choir conductor. an a cappella singer. a choir coach.
a physics teacher. a math tutor. an art teacher.
a math nerd. a math competition winner.
a 2D and 3D rendering artist — hand-drawing and digital.
a dough kneader. a shop attendant. a kite-string threader.

Now, Merlyna Lim:

lives in mucho-frio-yet-lovely Ottawa, with her award-winning musician inamorato, accompanied by a black Steinway Vertegrand,  a sitar, a banjo, a mandolin, a ukulele, a trumpet, violins, harmonicas and guitars, lots of plants and plenty of books.

Profile photo: Lim in NOLA, April 2018 (photo by: AS)

Banner image: Lim sketched the London Bridge, April 2017 (photo by: AS)