It’s winter in Beijing and I’m at a crowded bar with loud music. As I take my jacket off, I ask my friends if they want a drink. They nod. I push my way to the front of the bar, squeezing through the crowd and lean my elbows on the counter.
But under all this fear, anxiety and uncertainty – there is a spark of excitement. All I have to do is think about my sister and the fear melts away.
I am in a silly and reflective mood so I present to you 12 things I have learnt since coming to China. This is a sweeping generalization, in no particular order and meant to be taken in utmost seriousness. Beijing is a great place, if you have not been, you should go. If you are currently […]
…In the past two weeks I got back from Australia on January 4th refreshed and completely content. My vacation was great, but then again how could it not be? It’s Australia, the land of kangaroos, sunshine and beaches. I felt a revived sense of confidence in myself. Before leaving for Australia I was feeling quite down, […]