A Naxi saying — that sounds a little like ‘tia hu pe la tcher’ — translates as ‘when you are happy, so very happy, every part of you is happy including the faeces inside you’ My novella-length creative non-fiction book, There & Now: a writer's perspective on everyday life in South West China, is … Continue reading My e-book (There & Now) available for pre-order #writing #china
Woo hoo! This Sunday two.5 (myself and American photographer Samantha Silver) are launching our latest digital book, Recollections:12 vignettes from Lashihai Together with Flavorpill, our launch event will be held between 3pm & 6pm at 594 Broadway, 12th floor, suite 1212. Full details are on our Facebook event (feel free to RSVP) If you have an … Continue reading Digital book launch in New York with @twopoint_5 this Sunday
I'm leaving the UK for a month, for my residency at Lijiang Studio in Southern China as part of two.5's latest project. While we're away we'll be compiling a digital commonplace book of the area we're staying in and we'll be touring that in the UK & USA in Spring/Summer 2015. Depending on our access … Continue reading Anticipating a month of silence.
Preparations for my residency in China (as two.5, with the American Photographer Samantha Silver) are starting to come together. We've both got our visas now, and my vaccinations are almost probably definitely up to date (if my mother is reading this then don't freak out- I've made a travel clinic appointment to double-check). I'm flying … Continue reading Making plans and new arrivals