Dragon Phoenix and Flower · Fiction

Dragon, Phoenix and Flower – Chapter 4: Courting Heartbreak

As I was editing this chapter, I realized that Jiao Heng is not a Prime Minister. Yet. Therefore, he is just a marquis. I’ve already edit the mistake in the previous chapters. From now on, he will be referred to as Marquis of Jiao, Marquis Jiao, or Jiao Heng. Sorry for the confusion. Also, we… Continue reading Dragon, Phoenix and Flower – Chapter 4: Courting Heartbreak

Dragon Phoenix and Flower · Fiction

Dragon, Phoenix and Flower – Chapter 3: Hearts Moving Closer

SURPRISED!!!! 😀 Turns out, I’m alive all the while. I hope everyone had a great holiday and a good new year! I hope you guys enjoy this unexpected chapter update. I planned to break this into two separate chapters, but then I realized that you guys deserve a treat since I’ve been gone for so… Continue reading Dragon, Phoenix and Flower – Chapter 3: Hearts Moving Closer

Dragon Phoenix and Flower · Fiction

Dragon, Phoenix and Flower – Chapter 2: The Jiao Brothers

This chapter took me quite a bit to put together. It might be because I’m introducing the Jiao Brothers, who are important characters in this novel. I wanted to give some background info without spending half the chapter doing it as it is a tendency of mind to get to much into those details. (I end up putting… Continue reading Dragon, Phoenix and Flower – Chapter 2: The Jiao Brothers

Dragon Phoenix and Flower

Big Changes to Dragon, Phoenix and Flower

Before I’m going to post the next chapter for Dragon, Phoenix and Flower, I want to announce a big change I made to the characters of this novel. I’ve been discussing the topics of their names with wyh from Dreams of Jiang Hu. Wyh (with her extensive knowledge of Chinese names and characters) had been kind enough to help pick names… Continue reading Big Changes to Dragon, Phoenix and Flower

Love Tangled in Time · Translation

Translation Project: Love Transcending Time / Jiao Cuo Shi Guang De Ai Lian by Xi Juan

Most of you have already know of my desire to learn Mandarin and recently, I managed to enroll at my local language institute for Tuesday nights. I’ll be going there for a three hours sessions per week for six weeks and I’m so excited for it. I’m trying my best to keep my expectations low… Continue reading Translation Project: Love Transcending Time / Jiao Cuo Shi Guang De Ai Lian by Xi Juan