When I lived in China, my female colleagues introduced me to a number of “rules” regarding what one should or shouldn’t do during that certain time of the month. Then there were even more rules for when a woman has a baby. Many of these folk beliefs seemed ridiculous from my American perspective. I laughed […]
Author Archives: Carly O'Connell
Carly O'Connell is a young professional in the D.C. metro area who has dedicated over half her life to studying Chinese language and culture. During college, she participated in an intensive language immersion program for a semester in Beijing and upon graduation she spent a year teaching English in Changzhou, China. She's visited over 15 different Chinese cities.
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