Monthly Archives: May 2015

The White Fox Holy Auntie, the Devil Queen & a Monk Named Egg – The Demon Suppressing Tale, Part 2

This time for the Literati Corner, we’ll be finishing up our look at the Ping Yao Zhuan by Feng Menglong (冯梦龙的 “平妖傳”, my translation: The Demon Suppressing Tale.) Since it’s public domain, I’ll give you the links again. Here is … Continue reading

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Sordid Family Secrets and the Morpho Menelaus Butterfly – Dark Witch, Part 3

This time we conclude the novel Dark Witch by Erica Li Min and Atushuoli (《黑夜女巫》李敏,阿圖說力合著). We pick up the story at chapter 9 in the morning at the Yang Estate. Mia is relaxed and enchanted by the estate’s atmosphere at … Continue reading

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After Death, Their Souls Turn Into Butterflies – Dark Witch, Part 2

This time we continue our look at a novel from the detective series featuring female coroner Mia Song, Dark Witch by Erica Li Min and Atushuoli (《黑夜女巫》李敏,阿圖說力合著). Chapter 4 is the first glimpse we get of Mia Song, who is … Continue reading

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