People of Central

On living in a different country:

I picked Michigan because I was excited about the snow. It is really cold, but I don’t have snow where I’m from. The time change is a challenge, too, because I want to talk to my friends and family during the day but it is nighttime for them.

Wenjie Chen, 22, Guiyang, China.

People of Central is inspired by Humans of New York

Photo by Anne Langan