Oregon is getting inundated with rain, snow, and frost, and I’m huddled inside, drinking way too much coffee and working on a few long-term projects. 2015 turned out to be […]
I’m excited to announce that I’ve been chosen as a contributing writer for Creative Nonfiction‘s “Writing Pittsburgh” project. I will be writing a chapter in the first collaborative book, which […]
My newest article, a longform nonfiction piece on the trend of Chinese students studying in the U.S.A., is now up at The Big Roundtable. Featuring profiles of four Chinese students […]
I did a series for Europe Up Close on how to ride a train across Siberia, based on my experiences in 2010. Here’s the most recent article – links to the […]
A feature on the creepiest of Chinese lore, just in time for Halloween.
A piece remembering professor and writer David Foster Wallace in the Pomona College Magazine.
Written for Reporting and Writing course, Journalism and Media Studies Centre, University of Hong Kong The Greenpeace ship Esperanza welcomed thousands of curious Hong Kong residents on board yesterday for […]
Written for Reporting & Writing course, Master of Journalism, Journalism and Media Studies Centre, HKU Foreigners do not understand China any better today than they did 20 years ago, the […]
A look at the struggles and successes of foreign entrepreneurs in Yunnan province, China.