First day in Taipei

I’m in Taipei until Wednesday, and on a mission to make some stories. I arrived at around 11.30 today, from Beijing, met my friend Phu and family from Vietnam, for a coffee and lovely catch up. Now I’m sitting in my hostel after I spent a few hours walking around the local area. I grabbed…

UK and Euro Poetry Slam Champ – Beijing

Welcome to Beijing Sare Hirsch! I really enjoyed her poetry and talk, very informative and inspiring, and I was lucky to have a brief chat afterwards, thanks for the advice, to just keep writing and reading, I kind came to that conclusion already, but was great to have it confirmed by a successful poet, its…

Upducky Band and Damhsa – Bookworm, Beijing

I love live music, and what a treat an Irish band in Beijing and me filming and photographing it. Being mostly from Wales, I feel an affinity towards the Irish, though in confusing contrast, my English side feels the guilt of association with oppression, anyway labels aside, I really enjoyed their show, good timing as…

Bookworm Literary Festival Beijing – Feminism in China

Wow I have to say this was a really interesting talk, sensitive issue in a land where men or masculinity dominates with their/it’s communistic rule and control, really interesting to learn more about this issue, and its deep implications on China and globally in a world where we are more often than not pushed to…

Bookworm Literary Festival Beijing – AI

So I have been shooting photos for The Book Worm literary festival in Beijing check it out if your in town, its on until Sunday the 31st of March, my next few posts will be about the events I’ve photographed, some very interesting stuff, including author talks and performances, first up AI Superpowers, the author…

Strength and Weakness

The same, the scale, left to right, never ending, pendulum of life, don’t hold it up, not block it’s swing, it’s flow, through thick and thin.