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Patrick Whiteley

All fired up about peace

One day, we will all put down our weapons forever.I know I don't dream alone. 2009-08-11 14:39

Give me a dog any day over a cat

Cats are selfish and don't want to hangout unless there is something in it for them. 2009-07-21 10:45

Why my moral dilemma is extremely fishy

Maybe it's because I'm Pisces, but the fish just had to come to my new home.

2009-06-22 13:00

I enjoy being single

I enjoy being single - till I'm asked about my wedding candy 2009-06-04 14:04

Who is spinning the propaganda?

Western media bias against China is so predictably boring. 2009-05-13 13:57

Seven years itch

The seven-year cycle theory has meaning for every expat at every stage of their life.

2009-03-30 17:47

Don't blame China for the world's eco woes

They blame China as it quickly develops to provide its citizens with a better quality of life. But developed countries are "developed" because their factories have been polluting the sky for more than 200 years. 2009-03-16 14:24

Americans and Chinese never been so alike

Dear Hillary, Beijing huanying ni (welcomes you). 2009-02-19 10:38

Why learning Chinese is easier in Year of the Ox

Britney Spears wants to stop biting her nails, Cameron Diaz wants to stop smoking and start wearing a bra, and I want to speak Chinese. We all have different New Year's resolutions and maybe in 2009 there's a few expats who will share my wish. 2009-01-05 10:41

Cell, cell, cell: escaping the mighty power of the ring

I am trying to muster the courage to throw away my mobile phone in a bid to enjoy a more peaceful and ring-free life. 2008-12-22 11:00

Christmas wraps up another year of surprises

Slowly understanding China's mysteries is just like opening a Christmas present. 2008-12-15 14:05

How to be a happy expat: Emperor Aurelius' secret revealed

When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love. 2008-12-08 16:59

Hot on the paper trail

Winning the paperwork war in China is a challenge that can test an expat's temperament and I was pushed to the limit last week at the counter of a Beijing bank. 2008-12-01 18:08

Road ahead for wheels of fortune

The wheels have fallen off the US auto industry, and all the king's horses... 2008-11-24 15:31

Striving for peace and harmony

A Beijing newspaper was recently critical of its fellow citizens for trying too hard...

2008-08-19 15:26

Roll up, roll up, to the five-ring media circus

My Beijing apartment was buzzing with members of the Olympic media circus last week. 2008-07-28 14:56

Your front-row seat to history's great showcase

The 18-day Olympic expo will reveal the real China. Many people will come to believe what many of us expats already know. 2008-07-16 11:51

Good manners means avoiding the serious stuff

Olympic volunteers are now brushing up on their etiquette and so am I. 2008-05-05 10:56

Like sand in Old Sheng's bowl, so are the days of our lives

Like sand through the hourglass, so are the days of our lives. Expat life can be challenging but when I hear about these people I just love living here. 2008-04-21 14:26

How a crazy monk led me to enlightenment

China's four classic novels - A Dream of Red Mansions, Journey to the West, Romance of the Three... 2008-03-31 11:47

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