Author Archives: Loong Ling

Injustice, in Burma and Canada

The murder of Par Gyi, a Burmese journalist who died in military custody, happened not long after I quit working for The Irrawaddy. At the time, I had stopped following Burmese news because I wanted to focus on our new … Continue reading

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Women’s Day

It’s still International Women’s Day on the other side of the world, so not too late to share these photos of some amazing women. The first shows me with Keiko Nakao, who heads the Burmese Relief Center-Japan and who I … Continue reading

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Fashion chameleon

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Brave new Burma

Brimming with optimism, or overflowing with bullshit? It’s so hard to tell these days.

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Small-town girl, big-city beauty

Eid in her many elements.

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Japan memories

There was a time when I wouldn’t leave home without my Hello Kitty balloon. But then I turned forty and decided it was finally time to grow up. Even more bizarre:

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In Chiang Mai and Toronto

 

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