Human Kind

[Published in Yen Magazine, Issue 71] Zip those negative thoughts and show a bit of kindness to feel all warm and fuzzy, and reap some health benefits. Aviation pioneer, Amelia Earhart once said: "No kind action ever stops with itself. One kind action leads to another. Good example is followed. A single act of kindness … Continue reading Human Kind

Vive la Rawvolution

Yen Magazine, November 2013 The resistance is strong out there, but there's no reason we can't hear the raw food movement out. Please, everyone, let's give peas a chance. By Anna Greer Since early humans discovered fire, culinary culture has grown around food that's cooked. However, a new generation of foodies are eschewing the heat … Continue reading Vive la Rawvolution

Yen Issue 43: A kingdom for women

It’s one of the world’s last matriarchal societies, but tourism looks set to destroy this truly unique culture. Lugu Lake, a large crystalline lake nestled in the north-west plateau on the border of Chinese provinces Sichuan and Yunnan, is home to a unique culture. It has survived thousand of years, through war, political upheaval and … Continue reading Yen Issue 43: A kingdom for women