From the monthly archives: March 2011

Ordinary Days

On March 14, 2011 By

I have been watching the news of the tsunami that hit Japan, and grappling with the sheer magnitude of the disaster. It’s pretty surreal seeing the wave of black water making its way ashore, and grabbing everything in its wake. The news feeds don’t quite capture the horror of the losses; they are reciting and [...]

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OURS is not a big family… both my parents have two sisters each, and they are our closest relatives. We are a typical Chinese family; no one professes their love for each other, or hug, or kiss. But there is no mistaking the deep affection we have for the family, expressed in genuine big welcoming [...]

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