Jinghuan Liu Tervalon

mother, innovation consultant, writer, former knitter, aspiring triathlete


Pretty Big Lies


All families have lies. They are created, corroborated, and sustained generation after generation to, supposedly, protect our loved ones.


How Sports Brands Are Reaching Out to Women in China

Lululemon, Nike, Adidas Are Taking Note of a Trend: Sports for Personal Empowerment (originally published on the…


For All the Dreams I Think Are Possible

why I run

When my husband walked into the bedroom, I was still half asleep. I had just ran a 15k race with nagging shin splints…


Outrunning Toxic Air and Other Perils

originally published on the Shanghai Daily

DAY 4 of my pneumonia recovery: congestion, coughing and lethargy remain. No…


Pretty Big Lies


All families have lies. They are created, corroborated, and sustained generation after generation to, supposedly, protect our loved ones.