Category Archives: China & East Asia

What Makes an Effective Professional #Interpreter?

In the beginning of 2014, an agency I did occasional interpreting work for emailed me with an attachment titled Resolutions for Interpreters. That’s a first, I thought. No other agency has done anything of the like. Curious, I took a … Continue reading

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#Review of Trials of Life

Vanessa Wu rated it 5 of 5 stars  I spent a good while reading this book and returned to it many times to re-read passages and think about what I’d read. It stirred up many emotions because the situations were … Continue reading

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Double Celebration, Twice as Happy – Chinese #LanternFestival & #Valentine

2014 arrived with a big bang, and a series of celebrations – shortly after we ushered in the Year of  Horse, here comes a double celebration – the Chinese Lantern_Festival coincides with Valentine’s Day! Interestingly, the Lantern Festival, also known … Continue reading

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#Books, #Movies, and an Incredible Wide Choice of #Genres

Picking up a book to read, to me, used to be easy and straight forward. I would saunter into a book store, browsing through the colourful shelves at the Fiction section, or display stands, following my approval of the attractive … Continue reading

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