Nkauj Yiv  A Novella – Chapter 10

Nkauj Yiv A Novella – Chapter 10

Nkauj Yiv A Novella – Chapter 10 By Kerry Xiong   There was a sharp pain at the back of her left hand. She tried to lift her neck but couldn’t for she was lying on a bed elevated at the head. She also didn’t have enough strength to move even her neck let alone...
Nkauj Yiv  A Novella – Chapter 9

Nkauj Yiv A Novella – Chapter 9

Nkauj Yiv A Novella – Chapter 9 By Kerry Xiong   The days passed. Friday merged into Saturday, Saturday into gloomy Sunday. Monday came again and Nraug Txuj hadn’t called. He didn’t appear at their house. No email came into her inbox. Had he changed his mind...
Nkauj Yiv  A Novella – Chapter 8

Nkauj Yiv A Novella – Chapter 8

Nkauj Yiv A Novella – Chapter 8 By Kerry Xiong   Nraug Txuj’s brows creased when Nkauj Yiv shook her head, no. She gazed over at stepmother, surveying the twitch of her brow. She wouldn’t hear the end of stepmother’s wrath following Nraug Txuj’s departure if she...
The Hmong Journey

The Hmong Journey

The Hmong Journey By Fue Yang   The Hmong people are an ethnic group in East and Southeast Asia. Stories of the Hmong people – an ethnic group from China and Southeast Asia – are passed down orally and can be told through paj ntaub story cloths. The Hmong...
Nkauj Yiv  A Novella – Chapter 7

Nkauj Yiv A Novella – Chapter 7

Nkauj Yiv A Novella – Chapter 7 By Kerry Xiong   “Get the door!” hollered stepmother from the back porch. Nkauj Yiv’s right hand stirred the steaming pot of zaub hau with great effort, her hand fanning down the developing smog with a great wooden spatula. Their...