These are some longer pieces I wrote about different topics that grabbed me over the years. I have published features with the South China Morning Post, Guernica.com and a few others. Below are some links for you to check out: Future So Bright Lessons for Haiti And on the Seventh Day the News Rested Breast […]
January 16, 2010
here is a short essay on Haiti and Chengdu and some of the similarities and differences in the disasters that struck here and there.
November 12, 2008
Julia Zimmermann came to Chengdu and stayed with me for several days chronicling the earthquake there for the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung — my favorite German-language newspaper. Here is her finished work, in German. The photos speak for themselves and if you click on the slideshow to your right, you will see more of the same […]
June 5, 2008
i just got back from Beichuan a few minutes ago. Beichuan was near the epicenter of the earthquake, so most of the villages in that area were destroyed or flooded. I met groups of people from Xuan Ping — a village near Beichuan that was flooded — scattered throughout the disaster area. One man was […]