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The #MoonFestival: Chinese Mid-Autumn Customs, Celebrations, Legends & Poetic Reflections 中秋快乐

I witness bright Moonlight in front of my bed. I suspect it to be hoary frost on the floor. I watch the bright Moon, as I tilt back my head. I yearn, while stooping, for my homeland more. The poem … Continue reading

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’TIs Time with #Shakespeare at the Swan Theatre at Stratford Upon Avon

Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow, Creeps in this petty pace from day to day, To the last syllable of recorded time; And all our yesterdays have lighted fools The way to dusty death. Out, out, brief candle! (from Macbeth, spoken … Continue reading

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#Beijing to #London: My First International Flight from the Great Wall to Great Britain

  Exactly 30 years ago, I flew to the UK for the first time. I had absolutely no idea that three decades on I would still be here. It was not in the game plan, not that I had any … Continue reading

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It Takes Time to #Write a Thrilling ‘Journey to the East’

A week ago, an ‘old’ friend came to visit with a new friend, and she told him about my book writing. He wanted to check out what I have written, so I showed him ‘Journey to the West’ paperbacks, three … Continue reading

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How Much #Choice Do We Have? #HigherEducation and Subject/University Picks for #ChineseStudents

It seems such a long time ago when I was faced with the choice of going to University and picking a subject. Four decades later, I am looking back, with a view to share with and hopefully to inspire a … Continue reading

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