Tea Legends – Long Jing

Long ago (I can never resist starting a story that way) in the Qing Dynasty, the Emperor Qianlong Visited West Lake in Hangzhou China on one of his famed holidays. I can only imagine what it’s like to be an Emperor. I’d need a holiday too. He visited the Hu Gong Temple under Shi Feng … Continue reading Tea Legends – Long Jing

Tea Legends – Ti Kuan Yin

I would love to tell you that I get to sit in coffee shops all day writing blogs and books and drawing pretty pictures, but I do in fact have a day job. It's a good one, far as they come. I work at a teahouse. The days pass by and I count hours by … Continue reading Tea Legends – Ti Kuan Yin