Julie was born in China. She grew up in the mountains near former French Indo-Chine and travelled intensively to different cities and regions to feel the cultural richness and to appreciate the extraordinary human qualities of her native country. In 1990s she left for London, UK and then for Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Nagasaki, Japan with exchange scholarships. She has climbed the Vesuvius, sat in the sunset of Zanzibar and fed the monkeys in Katmandu. She divides her time between Copenhagen and Amsterdam working as cross-cultural consultant, online mentor, journalist, (screen)writer, and namer of clouds.
Julie is currently teaching Art & Aesthetics at Saint Joseph University in Macau and working on her new novel.