The Moving Pen | Eva Chow
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Eva Chow

I write about home, family, friends and all the undercurrents of love.
I write about home, family, friends and all the undercurrents of love.
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Mutiny

Written By Eva Chow

Peter counted the iPhones in the box at least a dozen times.  He was definitely missing a few.  He returned nervously to …

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Lockdown

Written By Eva Chow

“I miss Samantha.  She was so athletic and good-looking.  She used to bring home rats half her own size, being so petite …

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Sho Sushi was a traditional Japanese restaurant nestled in the main street of a small fishing village west of Japan.  An elderly …

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Ben sat uncomfortably on a lumpy chair in front of Mary, his company’s HR manager. “Ben, you need to tell your trainee …

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There is another test next week.  Mel slumped over her desk feeling the dread.  Then she remembered the rumours that had been …

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It was a stormy Sunday night.   When the lightning bolts lit up the sky, they revealed an eerie landscape shrouded by …

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The blue sky was striking.  The fluffy white clouds resembled little bunnies waiting around for their mother.  Tom was nine.  He stopped …

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SCHOOL The funeral for her mother over the weekend gave Matilda a chance to see her cousin Susan again.  They grew up …

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Cat

Mary sinks a ball into the hole on the practice green.  There are 30 minutes before her tee time.  She will be …

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Yum Cha on Sundays

Ring Ring.  Ring Ring.  The phone shrieks. “Don’t pick up the phone.”  Dad calls out. “Why?” I asked. “It’s grandma.  She is …

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