Tag Archives: Junying Kirk

A Walk in the Woods

Taking the small footpath into the woods next to their house, they followed a familiar route which they had walked countless times in the past. Carefully choosing her words, she began: “There is something I’d like to tell you, Andrew, … Continue reading

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#Travelling in #Taiwan (6): Reunion and Sightseeing in #Jiufen

“Where do you want to go when you come to Taipei?” My friend Gary asked me, via Wechat. “Everywhere,” I replied, typical, curious me. “What did you see when you were in Taipei last October? I’ll take you somewhere different … Continue reading

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Thank You, #University of #Helsinki #ChineseStudies

Five weeks from now, I will be travelling to Finland for the first time. Why? You will find out exactly why from Professor Julie Yu-wen Chen‘s recent post which I am reblogging below. I can’t wait to visit University of Helsinki, … Continue reading

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The Same Moon – Beautifully Written, A Passionate, Emotional and Dramatic Journey

It’s been a while since I promoted my work as an Indie author, and today I am  changing that. What better ways to do so than sharing with you some of my favourite reviews on my first book The Same Moon? … Continue reading

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