Selected Writings Archive

  “Lian Sheng Lu’s work captures the nature of the written word.” — Shandong Daily News (trans. Chinese to English)   Here is what I remember: the soft curves of a branch, fitted and formatted into a phrase— “friend,”...
My father’s hands are big and rough; his fingers thick; his nails, cut at the kitchen table on Saturday mornings, straight-edged and blunt.  They are never quiet, always moving, always fixing and holding and typing.  Today they pick at...