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Truly Perfect Bowl

I was in a thrift shop on my lunch hour and this shy little brown bowl caught my attention from the cluttered shelf. I knew it was a mid-century Russel Wright piece before I read the bottom. 65 more words


Long-Necked Dinosaur Discovered in China.

Qijianglong guokr chased by two carnivorous dinosaurs. Image credit: Lida Xing. 190 more words

C-Novel : Substitute Bride (替身新娘) 34

Chapter 34 The Unusual Butler Jiang

After seeing Long Wan Er’s fine delicate fingers, fair and clear white skin, beautiful neck, an elegant aura, and a beautiful face frame. 588 more words


First Stop: Shanghai

Hi Everyone! From January 10th- 25th, I visited 3 countries and will blog about them in 3 different posts!

This winter I had 10 vacation days so Katie, Joanna and I decided to take a trip down to SE Asia. 204 more words

150 Years Ago Today, Something Important Happened in the US...But Not at a Chinese KFC

A KFC along East Nanjing Road in Shanghai, China greeted me with this weird and surreal mural in 2005.  Whether or not it’s still around, I don’t know for sure — anyone want to go check it out?  34 more words

East & Southeast Asia

Xi'an: history, food, and lungs full of carbon

My students sometimes ask me if I like to travel. I usually reply, “Well, everybody says they do,” to buy some time and because I’m not really sure of the answer. 2,069 more words


Dummy’s quick guide to eating the best Dim Sum in Hong Kong!

Are you hungry for some Dim Sum? Happen to be wandering about Hong Kong (maybe in your imagination)? Jane tells us from her experience where to find the best Dim Sum in its motherland. 1,316 more words