By Rosie Pidcock
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A podcast about what it's like building a life in the Middle Kingdom. In each episode, long-time Beijing resident Rosie Pidcock interviews a China trailblazer who has embraced the challenges of life in the Middle Kingdom head on. Explore modern China one act at a time, episode by episode: Laugh, Breathe, Give, Sweat, Start, Shop, Please, Flirt. This podcast lets the listener dive deep into eight fiercely personal stories and learn how those who have chosen China as their adopted home manage everything from the mundane to the extraordinary. Expect to hear guests shift seamlessly from hysterical laughter, to deep introspection to unwavering belief as they speak about what keeps them in a place they readily admit to be “complete chaos”. By the end, Rosie hopes you feel a little closer to and perhaps see the humanity in a country that is so complex, and so undoubtedly, undefined.
||ExplicitEpisode 2: Breathe (Jessica Lam and Liam Bates)||Jess and Liam are a husband and wife team tackling what is arguably China's biggest problem: air pollution. Hear how they created the wildly successful Laser Egg air quality monitor (somewhat by accident), the real meaning of "yes" if coming from a Chines||9/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 1: Laugh (Jesse Appell)||Jesse Appell is just trying to figure out what Chinese people think is funny. Hear how he's blazing a new path for foreigners in Chinese media, his impetus for viral online video hits like "I Can Reimburse That" and what still frustrates him the most afte||8/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Give - tune in October 15, 2016!||--||8/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Sweat - tune in October 30, 2016!||--||8/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: Start - tune in November 15, 2016!||--||8/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: Shop - tune in November 30, 2016!||--||8/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: Please - tune in December 15, 2016||--||8/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: Flirt - tune in December 30, 2016||--||8/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|