Mauricio Estrella

Assoc. Creative Director @EF, wallpaper guy @deviantart, ex-Rockstar & University Teacher. I live in Shanghai. I eat in pijamas. http://mauricioestrella.com


How a password changed my life.

The following events occurred between ☹ and ☺.


“How could she do something like this to me?” said a voice in my head. All the…


When your spotlight flickers


My U turn

God dammit, Carl


Back in 2008, Carl was a friend of mine who happened to be a great singer. He wasn’t that great at other things, but his voice gave him a good…


A simple method to resolve an argument.


Illustrated by Kadriya Khayrutdinova. Edit suggestions by Anne Diebel.


The first time Momo saw the ocean.


As we walk in this crazy life, memories of our first moments are diverse. They often hold our deepest secrets, our fondest moments or our most intriguing…


An open letter to Facebook, Foursquare, and my ex-wife.

And everybody else who splits things for no reason.

Dear all,

I’m a big fan of deconstructed things. They’re so pretty. Think Legos. Beautiful small pieces that help you to construct something great when you put them together. The sense of achievement when you finally got that big spaceship


Adventures in a Chinese Toilet

My brain spoke to me, with Jason Statham voice: “Go get shit done.”


How a password changed my life.

The following events occurred between ☹ and ☺.


“How could she do something like this to me?” said a voice in my head. All the…


Date a girl who designs

She is the one who appreciates the beauty in the world, and still wants to change it.


Chinese Traditions: Meeting your girlfriend’s family.

How I spent the Spring Festival in a small village, without speaking Chinese.