Press Release: IN BETWEEN: A Collection of Short Plays

“IN BETWEEN: A Collection of Short Plays” Chronicles the Multifaceted Experience of Migration Seattle, WA— August 17-27th 2023, Center Theatre at Seattle Center — Yun Theatre, an up-and-coming Seattle theater company founded by young Chinese creatives, is thrilled to announce the premier of their latest production, “IN BETWEEN: A Collection of Short Plays”. Who: Yun READ MORE

What’s happening In Between rehearsals at YUN Theatre?

A sneak preview at Yun Theatre I’m counting down the days until the premier of Yun Theatre’s latest production, “IN BETWEEN: A Collection of Short Plays.” This production of imaginative collected shorts about migration takes place from August 17 to 27th 2023, at Center Theatre at Seattle Center and includes, my play Baby Bird Flies. READ MORE

A Chat with Liana Soifer

Liana Soifer created BIPOC Adoptees to bring attention to a community of adopted person and BIPOCs whose voice is silenced by an expectation of gratitude and historical underrepresentation.

NOWhere Anthology update

THIS PROJECT HAS BEEN DELAYED DUE TO AN UPCOMING PRODUCTION OF MY PLAY. Sorry for delays in updates. The fluid dates for this project will be flowing a little longer, as my energy has been a bit dispersed. Yun Theatre has selected my play, ‘Baby Bird Flies’, for their production of shorts entitled, In Between. READ MORE

NOWhere: Call for Submissions

NOWhere: An Anthology by Chinese Adoptees is inviting Chinese adoptees to submit poetry, prose, personal essays, fiction and nonfiction, inspired by the adoption experience, for consideration. General Information UPDATE: SUBMISSIONS ARE CURRENTLY NOT ACCEPTED. This project is on hold indefinitely. ENTRY FEE: None. OPEN TO WHOM? Chinese Adoptees. THEME: Fiction or non-fiction inspired by the READ MORE

NOWhere – F.A.Q.s

This post is updated with new F.A.Q.s, so check back regularly. What kind of writing are you looking for? We are looking for something that is freshly expressed and evocative, that sparks thought, and emotion, and resonates with adoptees.  How do I format my submission? For submission and formatting guidelines, click here: NOWhere: Call for READ MORE

A Trip Becomes a Journey

A Trip Becomes a Journey

About a year ago, my DNA test led me to a first cousin. A few days ago, I returned from a trip to Brighton, UK, where I physically (versus virtually) met my uncle and two of his grown children living in the UK.

Finding Ching Ha, Meeting Family

    “Understanding her diverse background, and being proud of it – that’s what will give her a sense of belonging, wherever she is.” ~ Finding Ching Ha A Long-Lost-Family Union It’s been a year since a DNA test found the family I had before my mother took me away from them and put up READ MORE

Exploring my Identity through My Novel and DNA Testing. (excerpt)

The Funeral by Maya Fleischmann Exploring my Identity through My Novel and DNA Testing. (excerpt from the full article on ICAV) The journey of self-discovery. This quest to discover who we really are is the stuff that novels and movies are made of. Though our self-perception transforms with time, events, social, and physical settings that READ MORE