Writer, blogger, editor. Coordinator of the 9th and 10th editions of the international China Bookworm Literary Festival, founding editor of Beijing Cream, current Asia managing editor of SupChina, former editor-in-chief of the digital media platform Radii.
Former poetry editor at Spittoon and the Anthill; poetry appears or is forthcoming in Prairie Schooner, Borderlands, Asian Cha, Cottonwood, Poetry East West, Naugatuck River Review, and other places, with a poem anthologized in the book While We’re Here. Check out my reading of “That Absent Person,” a poem I wrote and dedicated to Liu Xia, at an event headlined by current U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith.
Three-year co-captain of Big Brother (premier Ultimate Frisbee team in Beijing), captain of Laopao’r (Beijing men’s Ultimate Frisbee team), former pub quiz host at Tim’s Texas Barbecue and The Kro’s Nest.
Oh, and I appear in this Hennessy ad.