Monthly Archives: April 2018

Green Island by Shawna Yang Ryan – a Review

Green Island As a child born and brought up in a Veteran’s Village in Taiwan in the 60s and 70s, my early childhood was overshadowed by the constant warning – from my ex-Nationalist army officer father – of the Communist … Continue reading

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Fatherland

When my father passed away, I inherited his memoirs. They were drafts of varying stages of readiness. Some were neater copies of earlier attempts; some rewrites of disjointed threads; all enthralling, an alien world in his familiar hand. My father … Continue reading

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