Tags » Rant

national security law turns hong kong into another chinese city

I admire Hong Kongers for their creativity and ingenuity (here here and here) in trying to express themselves without falling foul of the new national security law (which I… 413 more words


Independence Day 2020

Source: Giphy.

It’s the Fourth of July today in the United States, and it comes with a lot of mixed feelings. Especially with what has been going on in this year so far, it’s caused me to sit down and reflect on my own sentiments and virtues of being an American in the 21st century. 391 more words


Happy Birthday, America: A Paradoxology

Dear America,

I’m writing on the occasion of your 244th birthday – our 43rd together – with a confession.

I have neglected and taken you for granted, and underestimated your need to be nurtured and guided. 686 more words


Depression Is For Losers (Ew)

To me, mood is like the weather. Weather is real. It is absolutely real: when it rains, it rains – you get wet, there is no question about it.

1,306 more words

Comatose Pigeon

Nobody told me placing a donate button will be THIS hard!!

Today was the third day and I almost gave up. Every minute of 3 days, I wrang my brain until I could sneeze out every possible scenario. 251 more words

Harmless Buffoonery

No Games are fun

Cyndi Lauper once told us that “girls just wanna have fun.” I have no reason to question that statement. Mothers are delighted to find out that their children had fun on their first day of school. 572 more words

Treasure Hunt

If you keep all your treasures in one purse, you only make it easier for those who would rob you.

—George R. R. Martin,  A Storm of Swords… 324 more words