Tag Archives: Junying Kirk

Fighting for #Freedom under #TheSameMoon: From #Dreams to Reality

My heart’s longings always urge me To undertake a journey, to visit the country Of a foreign people far across the sea. –Anon (translated by Kevin Crossley-Holland) LONG AGO AS a child, I often informed PoPo (Grandma in Chinese) what … Continue reading

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Rooster Unites #Family from Two Continents: From #Asia to #Europe

The dumplings were wrapped by three ladies from two generations, my sister-in-law Shirley, my niece Anna and myself, then being boiled and pan-fried by my husband John in our house in Sutton Coldfield. It was Chinese New Year’s Eve and … Continue reading

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Goodbye Year of Monkey and Hello Year of Fire #Rooster #CNY

Do you know all the twelve animal signs of Chinese astrology? Do you know that the Year of Monkey is near its tail and the Rooster is crowing, ushering in a new dawn, fresh aspirations and great hopes for the … Continue reading

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Looking Forward to a Better #2017 With the #Highlights of #2016

Yes, it’s that time of the year again when we look back on the year and remember what we have done, or could have done better. Guess everyone will agree that 2016 has been a extremely dramatic year for many … Continue reading

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