A Lady’s Errand of Love | Enjoy your summer!

A Lady’s Errand of Love | Enjoy your summer!

Unravel “Back home, back where we came from originally, the word for “trouble” has both a masculine and feminine form. The literal translation would probably be “unravel”, but trouble is what it means. These days the masculine is for big problems, and the feminine for smaller ones. Back then it was to distinguish between the …

The night that hides things from us, a short story | It’s better to have loved and lost — In memoriam of 4 June 1989, Tiananmen, Beijing, China

The night that hides things from us, a short story | It’s better to have loved and lost — In memoriam of 4 June 1989, Tiananmen, Beijing, China

The night that hides things from us by Julie O’Yang “The village stands on the bank of the broad river with her white, wild water gushing forward to the east. Shhhimmeringo-chamchockpour-glissandi–ferochower!” In the dark his voice lowered from a pressing, bottomless fortissimo to a driving undercurrent of hissing pianissimo. The Yangtze then turned into triplets …