Life, News & Culture

The news is drowning me

3 mins read

When I say “the news”, you must know what I mean? It’s everywhere, seeping into every conversation and every post I see online. I’m not here to complain, but to tell you that we might […]

Life

Thanksgiving as an Immigrant Family

2 mins read

Every year amidst the warm chaos of Thanksgiving, I look around at my family and think, “How the heck did we get here?” There are many answers to that. How did we get here physically? […]

Life

Walking with a Toddler

2 mins read

My day to day life involves chasing after a little girl who requires me to have a lot of energy to match hers. Being a parent is hard in a million ways that I never […]

Life

We’re all too busy

2 mins read

Have you noticed that when you ask someone how they’re doing, one of the common responses is “busy”. I’m guilty of that. It’s not always a complaint. Sometimes it’s not that we’re too busy for […]

Life, News & Culture

Let’s talk about memories

5 mins read

When I wrote this in 2014, there was a viral momentum that pushed memory loss and Alzheimer’s disease into the national spotlight. Then, and even now, the United States had a problem that basically needed […]

Creative Writing, Life

Seeing Orion’s belt

2 mins read

Before we started as freshman in high school, my class was sent on a weekend trip outside of New York City. It was then that I got to know my best friend and several other […]