Pankaj Mishra, a renowned writer, sent me the attached article about poet Bei Dao because the piece starts with me. Flattered. How I shared Bei Dao’s sentiments! Bei Dao (1).pdf
Speaking at Bridge Cafe in Wudaokou last night, organized by ThinjIN China. What a pleasure to see such a crowds, mostly international students. Thank Martina and Enrico.
The Shard is an iconic building in London near London Bridge. The day before I left England, I had a fancy lunch with a friend inside the building which is where Shanggri-la Hotel is. The terrorist attack over the weekend took place right at the foot of the building! How terrifying. But life must go… Continue reading Shard
My younger daughter Kirsty graduated from British School of Beijing. After the summer, she’ll start a new life in UK. At the graduation ceremony last week, Kirsty gave the best speech, which won the most applauds and the loudest laughter! how I am proud of her. see attached her speech and the pictures at the… Continue reading Kirsty’s graduation speech
A successful Chopstick event last night hosted by china exchange. The pouring rain didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of the audience who gave me such a long applauding. I was so touched. T and Helena, thank you. HJ , thank you for your fabulous moderation and for the huge effort you made. I owe you a… Continue reading My chopstick event in London