Sand Sea / Tomb of the Sea / 沙海 Review

Boy, what a ride. What a mystery-filled, action-packed, well-paced 52-episode adventure! The action and intrigue didn't let up until the last episode, and the plot kept us guessing until the very end. And I did not want it to end. From beginning till end, the show delivered on its hype and the conclusion to the … Continue reading Sand Sea / Tomb of the Sea / 沙海 Review

Granting You a Dreamlike Life (2018) / 许你浮生若梦 Episode 4 Recap

Tian Ying's real name is Lin Ruo Meng and her name is in the title of the show along with Fu Sheng's! I did up an entry on the significance of the title here. Also, answering my query from the last recap, I am from Singapore! Ethnically Chinese, but born and bred in Southeast Asia, … Continue reading Granting You a Dreamlike Life (2018) / 许你浮生若梦 Episode 4 Recap

Granting You a Dreamlike Life (2018) / 许你浮生若梦 Name and Song explanation

Let's talk names. This drama was named by various English language sources as "Granting You a Dreamlike Life", but another version "Letting You Float Like a Dream" exists as well. They are pretty similar, but how accurate are they? Let me introduce you to the Chinese version of the title - 许你浮生若梦. Xu Ni Fu … Continue reading Granting You a Dreamlike Life (2018) / 许你浮生若梦 Name and Song explanation

Granting You a Dreamlike Life (2018) / 许你浮生若梦 Episode 3 Recap

Hello all!! I am back with episode 3! And you can expect an episode recap at least once a week - sometimes more. Don't worry about me possibly abandoning the show - it is looking promising and I am intrigued for now. If I ever do, I will let you guys know at least 1 … Continue reading Granting You a Dreamlike Life (2018) / 许你浮生若梦 Episode 3 Recap

Granting You a Dreamlike Life (2018) / 许你浮生若梦 Episode 1 Recap and First impressions

Synopsis of the drama can be found here: http://www.dramapanda.com/2018/08/granting-you-dreamlike-life-2018.html The first episode began in the modern setting, with An Yue Xi as Lin Jing Yun (林静芸), a renowned food critic with an impressive online following. Based in France, she had been invited by a magazine to review the food in Dong Jiang (东江). The girl … Continue reading Granting You a Dreamlike Life (2018) / 许你浮生若梦 Episode 1 Recap and First impressions