April 2007

The “Tong Yi Shou Ge” Concert and Firework

It is not much of a news anymore because the concert and firework were held on 25th and 26th of April. But I think it’s still worth to…

Week in the life of Maggie

Despite not being able to write about the following things, it has been an interesting and eventful week: Two (unconnected) friends close to suicide (not so fun) A…

International money transfer

Also on a practical note, was dealing with a teacher in distress today (what a story!), which involved a trip to Western Union. Western Union is the most…

Clothes alteration

I would like to sing praises of the small things in life in this post. Namely that I can get people to mend and alter my clothes for…

Why this site is in English

One of our readers, Jianfu45, just left a comment that I think it’s worth to put it as a new post because it shows readers’ opinions about this…

Watching tv series, life is fun

I would just like to point out that I appear to have run out of new things to do in Shantou. It is not laziness that has produced…