14 Feb 2018

Letters to Chinatown

Chinatown, my chinatown Where the lights are low, Hearts that know no other land, Drifting to and fro. William Jerome   For its special Chinese New Year edition, Cathay Pacific’s Silk Rd magazine ran a collection of stories from writers... More

30 May 2014

Australian Writers Week: the last leg

The first thing you notice about Beijing is the smog. Within minutes of landing, my whole body was working a bit harder just to breathe. The Australian Embassy staffer who had been with me since Mongolia gave me the stats:... More