The Chinese art of “pulling noodles.”
The female students of a university class discover they are featured in a nude painting exhibition for which they never posed.
The more is known about a Shandong woman, the more unknowable she becomes.
A visit to a Chinese home boggles the imagination.
“I first saw her one spring day on my way to afternoon coffee near People’s University.”
“To seize the event, lock its meat and bones in my jaws and relax into the thing.”
“Success is never haphazard but only ever proceeds from comprehensive and systematic attack.”