Qi Pao​

上海 Blog #19 二零一五年六月七号星期天 Monday June 8th, 2015 Local Time: 21:40 Shanghai Time The fabric market was not my cup of tea. Tailor made dresses, suits and Qi Paos (traditional Chinese dresses) don’t really suit …

Tailor Made Dress and the French Concession

Today started out great because in my Religious Studies class we discussed the Daoist idea of the “Usefulness of Uselessness”. This is one of my favorite Daoist concepts because it really provokes you to change …

A Unique Conversation with a Breath-Taking View

上海 Blog #17 二零一五年六月六号星期六 Saturday June 6th, 2015 Local Time: 22:29 Shanghai Time We’re shaking things up a bit off the beaten path today with our weekend trip to MaoShan.  This is our first location …

Dinner and a Show: Us Being the Show​

上海 Blog #15 二零一五年六月四号星期四 Thursday June 4th, 2015 Local Time: 17:34 Shanghai Time Lunch today was, zeme shuo yingwen, just plain weird. We decided to try this little hole in the wall called “Sugar.” Now …