From New York, original humor writing & commentary by Brian Sack. Subject to all the flexible quality standards of internet self-publishing.


Shanghai Dispatch: Effects of Overpopulation, #1

After a stroll through the Yu Gardens, stop by Nanxiang Steamed Buns Restaurant for their famous and overly-popular steamed pork & crab dumplings. You can choose takeaway or have a seat at a table – where hungry patrons will stand over your shoulder waiting for you to leave.


I thought China would be filled with grim-faced, machine-gun toting People's Army types with government agents shadowing me every step. That's very much not the case and either I was just misinformed and paranoid, or …