Members’ Directory

Members’ Directory

View profiles of current Hong Kong WiPS members:


    • Skill
    • Shannon Young

    • Writer/Editor/Teacher
    • Editing, Writing
    • Shannon Young is the author of a travel memoir called Year of Fire Dragons: An American Woman’s Story of Coming of Age in Hong Kong (Blacksmith Books) and a bestselling Kindle Single on student debt. She edited an anthology of creative non-fiction by expat women in Asia called How Does One Dress to Buy Dragonfruit? (Signal 8 Press). Shannon also writes and publishes post-apocalyptic fiction under the pen name Jordan Rivet.

    • Contact Shannon Young
    • Polly Yu

    • Director
    • Other Skills
    • Polly Yu Production Ltd
    • Polly provides rapid and efficient layout and design with competitive rates. Her major clients include the Hong Kong Gardening Society (The Gardener Hong Kong), Marc Faber Overseas Ltd (Gloom, Boom and Doom Report), the Royal Geographical Society (The Globe), Zetland Hall (annual calendar), India Capital Fund (financial statements) and many more.

    • +852 9461 6641

    • Contact Polly Yu
    • Gabriella Zanzanaini

    • Writer
    • Writing
    • Half-Italian, half-Hongkonger, Gabriella only recently undertook an overland journey back to Hong Kong after many years abroad. Taking a break from her work on human rights and European policy on food and water, she has been writing stories about the city’s people, culture and food for magazines and journals.  

    • Contact Gabriella Zanzanaini