Tag Archives: China & East Asia

An Illegal #Immigrant’s Passage to #LandOfHope

  Nothing left but despair. Only one way out of that mess – the snakeheads, gang masters, agents, or whatever name people used to label them. They were the only ones who could ‘help’ me and my family, and seemingly … Continue reading

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How Famous Are You in #CyberSpace?

A few nights ago, I woke up at an ungodly hour and I could not go back to sleep. I decided to do an online search of a few people, including myself and a couple of people I saw during … Continue reading

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#Picture Blog on a Picnic #Summer Fun in #SuttonPark 野餐皇家萨登公园图文并茂

Yes, it’s that time of the year again, when the Kirks’ annual picnic in Sutton Park was in full swing on a Saturday in June. Some of you probably remember that we enjoyed a fabulous outing in May last year, … Continue reading

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Reflections on a Reunion at ‘Ends of the Earth’ in #China’s #Sanya #天涯海角记忆

A couple of days ago, my 83-year old mum called me using Chinese Social Media- WeChat. She could see me but I could not see her during the video call. “Switch to the video call not audio,” I tried to … Continue reading

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