Fangirling Chinese Novels


Stewed Squid with Honey (蜜汁炖鱿鱼) — Weibo Random Scene #4

Anyone miss God Gun and Little Squidie?

Haha, Mo Bao Fei Bao posted this right before I went to bed last night. It took me all of a few minutes to translate it, but I fell asleep while looking for a picture to use for this post. It’s still practically fresh off the press, right?

Edit: Also, I forgot to mention that Stewed Squid with Honey was a hot search topic yesterday on Weibo because of a picture that was released of a promotional poster for the drama. I’ve included it at the end. 🙂

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Life: A Black and White Film (一生一世,黑白影画) — Chapter 1.1

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival to all our readers! Hope the skies are clear so you can take in the full moon. 🙂 And enjoy your moon cake (or whatever you choose to celebrate with… macarons + moon cake for me!).

The very start of the journey. Can’t say it’s not an exciting beginning…

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Life: A Black and White Film (一生一世,黑白影画) — Introduction and Prologue

After 2.5 months off (well, kind of… we still got to hang out together in Don’t Be So Proud), as we come up on October, I’m back with my own project. Like I always have for my own translations, updates will be regular and on a schedule. So come back on Tuesday evening (N. American time) for the next one.

(Side note: I will continue to translate Proud until Peanuts returns and will absolutely strive my hardest to update on its usual day, but I still am not committing to a fixed schedule for it.)

My longest introduction for a project yet, probably because I am fascinated by this novel, Life: A Black and White Film. Prologue to follow after my words. 🙂

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Don’t be So Proud (别那么骄傲) – Chapter 9.2

Surprise! Yup, I think this is the only time in the last 3.5 years that I have ever posted off schedule. LOL. Wishing a regular reader good luck on her exam, and hoping this will help her relax. And for the rest of you, hope you like the earlier post. Note: This is a one-off thing and won’t happen again. I’m a bit OCD and don’t ever post off schedule. There will be no update this Sunday N. American time (Monday in time zones that are across the oceans), but next week, if all goes well, Proud will be back to its usual posting day. 🙂

Kind of a filler chapter. He Zhi Zhou and Lin Yu Tang face off with no hostility. The cat fights of dorm room 626. The usual antics of dorm room 921.

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