Travels with my Grandmother’s Quilt

Posted by on Jan 17, 2016 in Memento | No Comments

The quilt that was made by writer Hong Xinyi’s grandmother has travelled the world with her, but more than anything it is a reminder of different journeys: An object made possible with skills that she never mastered, retaining rhythms of a life that she cannot begin to understand.

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