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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    So near, yet so feared

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by cecilie gamst berg

    ... Wu and bought a ticket for whichever bus was leaving first. I ended up in a charming little town, lively to the point of hysteria; so bustling, in fact, that it was impossible to see ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    So near, yet so feared: no love hotel

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... Cecilie Gamst Berg Cecilie Gamst Berg No love hotel No one who knows me or who has ever read this column would dream of questioning my loyalty to the Lo Wu Railway Station Hotel. I have stood by it through thick and a little bit plump, having had many meals and all my foot massages there. Even when the lifts were under renovation for several months- their chandeliers, mirrors ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: Clone wars

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Empress Wu, who was ruling in the stead of her adult son. By chance, the leader of the rebellion found a man who looked like Wu's other son, the late Crown Prince Li Xian, and used him ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Alex Tizon

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by Ajay Singh

    ... That unfortunate woman who fell in love with me was ready to be married; she was solid in her identity. We both underestimated the influences of our cultures and our psyches. WEN WU In the winter of 2000, I worked on a story about Chinese stowaways from Fujian province. The story took me to Fujian, where my Chinese guide and interpreter introduced me to wen wu, the Confucian concept that, in order ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: cat scratching

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:52pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... page of Hong Kong’s favourite cat, Brother Cream, has almost 170,000 likes. I can’t be a cat lover because I’m allergic to their hair. Empress Wu Zetian, who reigned from AD690 to 705, was also no feline fan, though her reasons were more macabre. While still a consort of Emperor Taizong, of the Tang dynasty, Wu engineered the fall of the emperor’s principal wife, Empress Wang, and his ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Wu Qiang

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 10:03pm by THOMAS BIRD

    ... Thomas Bird The Shenzhen-based contemporary artist tells Thomas Bird about his long march from obscurity in Sichuan to his own exhibitions in France Wu Qiang RED DAWN I was born in 1967 ... and Three Meals a Day, which talk about corruption and food safety in China. HEADING TO THE HILLS A few years ago I moved with my wife, A'Lan, and first son, Wu Liao, to Wutong village (at ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    So near, yet so feared: minding the store

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... Cecilie Gamst Berg Cecilie Gamst Berg Minding the store There comes a time in every woman's life when her upper arms start to resemble some kind of battered Swiss cheese, and I am now there; welcoming every opportunity to wear a jacket. The solution for the melty months of Hong Kong is a singlet and some kind of arm-concealer made of chiffon or perforated material. Lo Wu ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: sticks and stones

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:09pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... on behalf of rebel forces, against dowager Empress Wu, mother of two deposed emperors and widow of two dead ones, whose desire to be a monarch in her own right was becoming glaringly obvious. After a waspish report of her depravity and cruelty, Luo went on to release an emotional appeal to those loyal to the imperial clan. Wu was amused when she read it, but later expressed regret ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: magic & mayhem

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:11pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... turmoil that rocked the Western Han dynasty in 91BC had a lot to do with magic. At the venerable age of 66, Emperor Wu, famous for enlarging the empire and making Confucianism the state ideology, ... Through the machinations of one of his favourites, which involved palace searches and wooden effigies being planted in bedchambers, Emperor Wu believed that Liu Ju, the crown prince, had put a hex ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: what's in a name card?

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:08pm by Jason Wordie

    ... is (or thinks one is) within Hong Kong’s loosely defined yet heavily stratified pecking order. From Kennedy Town to Lo Wu, printed name cards are proffered more readily than smiles ...




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