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Falls Prevention Awareness

September 23 is Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Falls can cause serious injury and even early death among older adults. According to the CDC, 1 out of 3 people age 65 and older fall each year. 309 more words


Asian American advocacy does not speak to me; shut out of progressive circles; SF rant

I get periodic email notifications from Reappropriate, one of the angriest zine-like sites out there. I suppose she’s a more journalistic, feminist answer to stuff like… 2,849 more words

Asian Americans


Here’s a short piece I worked on for a client’s blog about #MyAsianAmericanStory (link below). If you haven’t heard of it, or haven’t been following the movement, it’s well worth looking up. 509 more words


A Glimpse Inside the World of Adoptee Activism in Korea

The following is reprinted on this blog with permission by AsiaTrend Magazine. It originally appeared in AsiaTrend Magazine’s September 2015 issue which can now be accessed online by following this… 1,417 more words


How NOT to Choose a Pseudonym

With every fiber of my being, I planned for a much more uplifting post for this week, after previously giving reading material and my thoughts about the piece. 1,208 more words

Human Beings

Uchinanchuu: The Okinawan Festival + OKP

Here on OKP, we occasionally discuss our namesake and Okinawan background, (most recently with a guest post from Hoshi highlighting a recipe for Haupia Beni Imo Pie… 880 more words