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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

by Junot Diaz
Reading Around the World: Dominican Republic
How obtained: second hand store ($3)

Oscar used to be a typical Dominican boy- read a lady-charmer- until one day his luck stopped. 330 more words

Bows Tutorial - Cosmic Coterie

Big news to share! I’ve been working with the Cosmic Coterie on creating a comprehensive fuku tutorial. We’re releasing it in increments over the next several weeks, and the first one up is our bow process! 73 more words

Costume Notes

The Rise of David Chang and the Momofuku Empire

Disruption, Agitation, and Innovation have made David Chang the “Wolfgang Puck” of his generation.

From humble beginnings in a small noodle shop in New York City’s East Village David Chang has grown his Momofuko franchise into a restaurant and food service empire employing 700 people in 13 restaurants and 8 “Momofuko” Milk Bars. 434 more words

Celebrity Chefs

“The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao” by Junot Diaz

I missed the mandatory two seconds of Dominican history, so before reading this novel I was ignorant of Trujillo, the infamous dictator who ruled the Dominican Republic from 1930 to 1961. 517 more words

5 Star Review

Fuku+/Milk Bar, NYC

I read once that based on the number of restaurants in New York City, you could eat every meal at a different restaurant and, without factoring in the rate of restaurants opening and closing, never eat at the same place in at least 20 years. 535 more words

Quick Bites

Costume Notes: Super Sailor Jupiter

Completed: July 2016

Hours Spent: Eh… probably 40 hours start to finish

Debuted: AMA-Con 2016

Why This Costume: It should be apparent by now that Sailor Jupiter is by far my favorite senshi. 723 more words

Costume Notes

Stained Kaftans at Amala Place| A Bukka Experience

That awkward moment when you go to a mama putt, stand in line, collect your food and then spill your soup on the gentleman standing next to you wearing white a kaftan. 376 more words