Ten Apple Farm, Gray, Maine
Photograph © Karl Schatz 2008
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Image via Living with Goats There are many ways to clean a piece of meat before we cook it; from taking out the ink pouch of fat succulent squids, to making a slit on the fish’s scaly underbelly to remove its organs, or cleaning out the insides of the chicken. He was very meticulous about […]

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Part of my on-going initiatives at Swire Hotels, working closely with students and commissioning work. (Beijing – March 2011) – Continuing the practice of collaborations with independent musicians and contemporary Chinese art galleries, The Opposite House provides a platform to showcase the creativity of up-and-coming young artists. This year’s initiative is a commissioned postcard project […]

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image from the wonderful internet A short story entry I wrote for the Orange prize short story writing contestorganised by Harper’s Bazaar UK. The theme was “The Gesture”. Born to devout buddhist parents, Shou was never made to feel guilty about his permanent disability or how he was a burden to the family. His mother […]

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This personal project is a collaboration with my illustrator/graphic designer friend, AJ Purdy. He was inspired by the fabricated short stories and literal English translations of the 25 Chinese idioms to make these drawings.

At the expat rag I work for, I also help out with the sister publication, Betty’s Kitchen, a Chinese food/recipe Magazine. I contribute recipes to this game.

Was just toying with the idea of making the corporate package that my sales colleague take out to their clients more fun.

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Image via google. This is a story I wrote on mooncakes for the Commonwealth short story competition. As a child, I always thought God was an invisible giant and he watched over us with his only eye like Cyclops and slept in cycles as it took at least 15 days for him to close his […]

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For the fun of it and spelling error intended. In 2007, I made a cheesey karaoke video with a Beijing touch for xmas that was sent out to clients as a greeting. Filming and post production were done together with the help of a local production house and director.

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Image via google. He was born blind and he didn’t know the world in colours or had any idea of visuals. However, he loved reading and had learnt how to read braille very well. He had heard about the legendary Helen Keller, but he wanted to be better than she was. With a voracious appetite […]

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