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Xiao Yan, male, living in Ottawa, member of Canadian Chinese Writers Association, member of Chinese Pen Society of Canada, director of Da Hua Pen society, initiator of Ottawa Chinese Writers Association.

In 1991 while studying at Oxford University in England, he began to publish literary works. So far he published two novels The Name of Heir and Landing on Canada.

He was also the chief editor of Xiao Yan Tian Ya: Anthology of 28 Authors and Xing Zou Tian Ya. Between 2004 and 2010, he was the chief editor of Tian Ya Feng electronic monthly, 84 issues in total.

Other published novels and short stories are A New Era of Blind Date, The Rentee, Blue Music, Not for sale, Murder's Game, The Imcomplete Seal, Colleague Mario, Juan Sheng's Paper, Last Straw etc.

His published essays are Breeze through Bamboos around Neighborhood, Mackenzie King Estate, Twilight Alone, Face Master, Oxford Series, Canada series etc.

His works have received various literary awards and appeared in various literature collections, such as Chinese Essay Collections, World Chinese Literature Collection, North American Chinese Writers Selected Works, New Immigrant Writers Selection, Selected Anthology of Chinese Canadian Writers, Oversea Generation, The New Century Fiction Selection etc.

From 1998 to 2010, he chaired the literary website Xiao Yan Tian Ya for about a dozen of years.

Email Address: xyback@yahoo.com
 

List of Xiaoyan's Work

Books

Fictions
  1. The Name of Heir, 2008-04-03, The North Publishing House
  2. Landing on Cananda, 2002-10-02, Times of Art Publishing House

Anthology
  1. Xiao Yan Tian Ya: Anthology of 28 Authors, 2011-04-01, The North Publishing House
  2. Xing Zou Tian Ya, 2008-08-01, The North Publishing House

Periodical
  1. Tian Ye Feng, 2014-01-01, xiaoyan.com (2001-01 to 2010-12, 84 issues, xiaoyan.com)

Articles

Fictions
  1. Ink wheel, 2018-09-27, Chinese Daily
  2. Enlightenment by A Forbidden Book, 2018-07-19, Chinese Daily
  3. Luo loves women, 2018-07-01, Anhui Arts Publishing House (P40-44)
  4. We are not ordinary, 2018-04-27, Chinese Daily
  5. First love, 2018-04-19, Chinese Daily (C7)
  6. Buying Bread, 2018-03-22, Chinese Daily (C7, CA, USA)
  7. I was a boy while you were young, 2012-11-02, Milwaukee Times (2010-11-02, 11-09, 11-16, Canada China News)
  8. Waiting, 2012-03-30, Milwaukee Times
  9. The Imcomplete Seal, 2010-04-15, Wenzong
  10. Murder's Game, 2009-10-01, CCWA Publisher (Feng Yu Tong Lu Collection; 2007-11-01Award winning in Huston; 2007-11-23, The Ottawa Weekend series)
  11. Dr Luo's Bed, 2009-10-01, CCWA Publisher (Feng Yu Tong Lu, Canadian Chinese Writers Accosiation)
  12. A New Era of Blind Date, 2008-09-01, Cozy House Publisher (Overseas Excellent Short Stories Collection, Cozy House Publisher, New York; PSI 2007 Award)
  13. Dating Yezi, 2008-07-01, CFLACPC (Yi Dai Fei Hong)
  14. Blue Music, Not for Sale, 2007-02-01, Chengdu Times Publising House (Collected in Book Feng Zi Chuo Yue. 2008-07 to 09, Canada Chinese News; 2013-03, Selected as part of)
  15. The Tenant, 2003-11-01, Contemporary Fictions
  16. The Last Straw, 2003-08-01, CFLACPC (First Award by wokankan website)
  17. Juansheng's Paper, 2003-06-01, Young Writers

Essay
  1. Ottawa, I wanna write your name into my poem, 2018-10-30, Chinese Daily
  2. Bamboo and Cat, 2018-10-17, Chinese Daily
  3. Harmony with Animals, 2018-10-08, Chinese Daily
  4. Dr Basil, 2018-09-03, Chinese Daily
  5. Chinese Restaurant in Ottawa, 2018-06-05, Chinese Daily
  6. Canadians in China, 2018-05-16, Chinese Daily
  7. Taiyuan, Homwtown, 2018-03-12, Chinese Daily (C7)
  8. Caroline Todd, 2018-02-13, Chinese Daily (C7, CA, USA)
  9. Spring Festival Not Just in Hometown, 2018-02-06, Chinese Daily (C7)
  10. Stay with Cold weather, 2018-01-19, Chinese Daily (C7, CA, USA)
  11. Known 10 Years, Expecting 10 Years, 2017-03-04, Dawa News
  12. Hometown Dreams Ever Fade?, 2014-09-01, Yunnan People Publishing House
  13. The farther you go, the deeper memory you have, 2013-08-23, World Journal (Vancouver)
  14. Oxford: The Punt, 2012-03-27, Oxford (Award, Over the World Travel journals compitition)
  15. Breeze over the Banboo Fences, 2010-07-28, Chinese Press
  16. Build a Paito, 2009-08-14, Canada Chinese News
  17. Listening to Poet Ya Xian, 2008-10-11, Dawa News
  18. Earthquake, 2008-07-01, Young Writers (2008-06-22, Da Hua Newspaper)
  19. Marching City, 2008-03-14, GCP News
  20. Pondering about snow, 2008-02-29, Canada Chinese News
  21. Christmas Eve, 2007-12-21, The Ottawa Weekend
  22. In front of a Master, 2007-10-19, Canada Chinese News
  23. In the Twilight alone, 2007-09-21, Canada Chinese News
  24. Live through the Winter, 2007-01-04, The Ottawa Weekend
  25. Grateful, 2006-03-01, Chuang Yi Lian Publishing House (North American Chinese Essy Collection)
  26. Snow Sled and Maple Syrup, 2006-02-14, Shengzhen Youth Daily
  27. Oxford: The Gate, 2004-06-03, World News
  28. Oxford: High Table, 2004-05-19, The World News
  29. Light a pumpkin lantern, 2003-11-01, Hubei Today
  30. Phil and his Chinese Daughter, 2003-11-01, Hubei Today
  31. Oxford: Pubs, 2002-05-28, Southern Metropolis Daily
  32. Mackenzie King Estate, 2002-04-09, Southern Metropolis Daily (2012-10, Page 355-356, Book 2, Chinese Essay Collections)
  33. Web, Me and Canada, 2000-09-11, Computer Weekly
  34. Letter from Mother, 1990-12-12, People's Daily
  35. Lao Mao in little town of Perth, 0000-00-00, GCP News

Ottawa Chinese history
  1. Effort of Ottawa Chinese, Chinese Exclusion Act, 2017-06-24, Dawa News (B11. An article regarding this article)
  2. Phyllis Lin Married at Ottawa, 2017-01-04, Jiefang Daily
  3. Hard Laundry Time for Early Chinese, 2016-03-28, CFC News
  4. Ottawa Early Chinese Pioneers - Lin Chong Ho, 2016-03-21, CFC News
  5. Ottawa Association of Chinese-Canadian University Alumni, 2016-01-14, CFC News
  6. Early Chinese in Ottawa - Chong Sam Hum, 2015-08-07, CFC News
  7. First Chinese Traditional Pharmacy, 2015-03-25, CFC News
  8. Gold Rush, Pacific Rail Road, 2015-03-25, CFC News
  9. Who is first Chinese to Ottawa?, 2015-03-25, CFC News
  10. Who was the first Chinese landing on Ottawa?, 2015-03-22, CFC News
  11. Ottawa Chinese School, 2015-02-27, CFC News
  12. Lonely Tomb of Tom, 2015-02-20, CFC News (P7)

Traveling/Golfing
  1. Top 100 Golf Tour in Litte Island, SC, USA, 2015-01-09, CFC News (since 2013-11-08)
  2. Greek Mythology - Roman Holiday and Greek Mythology, 2013-11-08, Canada Chinese News (since 2013-11-08)
  3. Hemingway, Key West Home and Cats, 2013-08-03, Toronto Pulishing House (First Award, Over the World Travel journals compitition)
  4. Roman Holiday - Roman Holiday and Greek Mythology, 2013-08-02, Canada Chinese News (2013-08-02, 08-09, 08-16, 08-23, 08-30, 09-06)
  5. Advantures in New York, 2013-02-08, Canada Chinese News (2013-02-08, 02-15, 02-22, 03-01, 03-08)
  6. Golfing on the day of the end of the world, 2013-01-04, Canada Chinese News
  7. Miami Tour, 2012-10-01, CFLACPC
  8. Look right! Look left! Look at London!, 2012-09-21, Canada Chinese News (2012-09-21, 10-5, 10-12, 10-19, 10-26)
  9. Orlando Tour during Thanksgiving, 2011-11-25, Canada Chinese News (2011-11-25 to 2011-12-23,5 in total)
  10. The Place the River Narrows, 2008-04-01, Toronto Pulishing House
  11. Begger in front of Cologne Cathedral, 2007-11-07, GCP News
  12. West Canada, 10 days notes, 2007-08-24, GCP News

Interview
  1. Dawa Writers Profile - Xiao Yan, 2018-02-10, Dawa Business Press
  2. Interview with Historian Xiao Yan, 2016-04-01, Chinese Literature of World Forum
  3. Chinese diaspora and its literary representation description, 2013-03-26, Red Maples (Huron College, London, Ontario)
  4. After the Corrupt Official Fled, 2008-12-27, Chinese Press
  5. Plenty of other fish in the sea, 2008-06-12, Global Chinese Press (Vancouvar)
  6. Mask of Humanity, 2003-11-03, Information Times
  7. Travelling between Eastern and Western, 2003-01-30, China Writers Website
  8. Interview with wiriter Xiao Yan, 2003-01-23, Radio Canada International
  9. Spirit Dancing in a Novel, 2001-12-01, Chongqing Youth Daily