Monthly Archives: June 2012

Book Collector

I swear, I don’t know how it happens. I move somewhere new. I say to myself: “I shall save money, and I shall save space. I shall not bring many books with me, because they are heavy and it costs … Continue reading

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Campus Couples

Nothing screams, “I have no boyfriend!” like running like a madwoman late at night around Fudan University’s campus. Apparently. As I zoom past couples cuddling on benches, overtake couples strolling along holding hands under the romantic street-lights, and in turn … Continue reading

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The Staring Thing

You are a blond haired, blue-eyed, six-foot tall Scandinavian. It’s your first trip to China, and you are very excited. But from the moment you get on the plane, you have a nagging feeling that you are being watched. You … Continue reading

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