Elaine is

who is elaine?

A digital Pro, An experienced writer
A Lifelong Traveler, a voracious nerd
hankering for awesome projects.


Welcome to elaine-is.xyz


part-portfolio, part-life blog

Elaine-is.xyz functions as a repository for current and past writings in the space of travel, cuisine & cooking, world history, pop culture, gaming and other news.

Currently based in China. πŸ‡¨πŸ‡³


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other projects

  • In the Name of the Podcast - You can catch me and former Shanghaiist Junior Editor, Jessica Colwell podcasting our way through China's hit television show about fighting corruption, In the Name of the People aka δΊΊζ°‘ηš„εδΉ‰γ€‚
  • [ex] Polymorph Self - For about two years, I was a cast member of a Dungeons & Dragons Actual Play podcast. Still looking to play if you happen to be in China!
  • [ex] Dr. Sketchy's Shanghai - From 2013-2015, I co-hosted the Shanghai branch of Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School, a burlesque drawing event with roots in the New York alternative scene.


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