Category: China

  • Finding the helpers during the coronavirus crisis

    Finding the helpers during the coronavirus crisis

    Over the past couple of weeks, life has come to a standstill as the world tries to deal with the coronavirus pandemic. My therapist recently told me I should spend more time reading positive world news instead of drowning in panic by following only the dramatic developments of virus. I know there‚Äôs a lot of…

  • Enjoying a long layover in Shanghai

    Enjoying a long layover in Shanghai

    When life hands you a hellish 26-hour trek, turn it into a day trip to a place you’ve never been. I recently had a 7-hour layover in Shanghai, and though I basically hadn’t slept all week, I had to take advantage and see the city. To visit China, you normally need a visa. However, there…