The Global Corruption that Inspired As Long As She Lives

This short TED talk by Charmian Gooch is about the very issues that inspired and make up the geopolitical background of As Long As She Lives. It will probably sound as though I based Henri on the specific son of a specific president that she mentions (even though my fake country name sounds similar - … Continue reading The Global Corruption that Inspired As Long As She Lives

TED… Tuesday? Amy Tan

Okay so the tardiness of these is getting ridiculous but I'm totally immersed in my writing atm so I promise that things more important than my blog are also being left by the wayside. Apologies. This weeks' TED talk comes from Amy Tan, author of "The Kitchen God's Wife" among others. A warning for those … Continue reading TED… Tuesday? Amy Tan