Blog News

1. Comments are still disabled though I am thinking of enabling them again.

2. There are now several extra pages - Poetry Index, Travel, Education, Childish Things - accessible at the top of the page. They index entires before October 2013.

3. I will, in the next few weeks, be adding new pages with other indexes.

Tuesday, 10 January 2012

A River of Stones: 10 January

At the artificial-flower market stall giant, red, heart-shaped leaves have been painted with gold characters. Xièxie.

In the park an old woman dressed all in purple - coat, trousers, hat - walks backwards along the path, slapping her hands at her body as he goes. And I have been in China for long enough for this not to seem strange.