Author Archives: Lawrence Lai

Kevin Liang – Taiwanese Tea Farmer

I’ve known Kevin Liang for a long time. Our first meeting was somehow accidental. It was a summer afternoon and my father and I went to Yuchi for business. It was really hot that day and we were all thirsty. Suddenly, I noticed there was a small cottage by the road. “It looks like...

Interview with Taiwanese Tea Farmer

One summer afternoon, I stepped into Lee’s Tea Estate to interview its owner, Mr. Lee, an experienced tea artisan in Lugu, Taiwan. When the interview was finished, it was already dark outside. Only then did I realize how long we had been talking.  It is really amazing that two people who met each other...