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Frustrations on being Asian American

Originally written 4/2/17, and not fully formed thoughts. A topic I’ll revisit later.

The other day as I was browsing travel sites in preparation for my summer post-grad trip to Asia, I came across a post on safety. 344 more words

Musings

Why I No Longer Tolerate White Deflection

It was a Saturday afternoon when the confrontation began. I had just woken up, conventional waking hours aside, when I received a slew of angry text accusations from a friend and fellow graduate classmate. 320 more words

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The Sun is Also a Star

My memory is a little fuzzy as to why I picked this up – but I am a sucker for a good teen romance, and this adds to my #OwnVoices goals as well. 428 more words

Books

Rice

Rice

Yesterday’s rain informs me I’m born of luck and blended
strands, of hope and words forged before a common tongue emerged.

Of my first two languages only one still breathes. 165 more words

Poetry

Why BTS's BBMA Win is Groundbreaking for Asians Breaking into the American Music Industry

BTS Accepts Billboard Award for Top Social Artist

Last night (5/21/17) at the Billboard Music Awards, Kpop group BTS (방탄소년단) accepted their first American music award for Top Social Artist. 159 more words

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