Tag Archives: Vanuatu

Stories to Go with My Paintings

 Three weeks after we moved to the Philippines I started taking Chinese brush painting classes from Professor Chen Bing Sun. Four years later, I could pretty well handle the basics. I’d learned to paint bamboo and plum blossoms, chrysanthemums and … Continue reading

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Vanuatu before Cyclone Pam, Part 2

VANUATU, SOUTH PACIFIC PARADISE These smiling, fun-loving ni-Vanuatu children were typical of the people my husband and I met when we lived in Vanuatu in the early 1990s. Vanuatu then was the land of everyone’s dreams. A South Pacific paradise. … Continue reading

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