I've been more resigned to my journal these days, but I'll at least snap a photo and poorly color balance an entry here and there as a meager offering to the God of Dark Internet Corners. Misspellings, iPhone V photo quality, and all, Liza
Last year, my friends and I started EMAC ("ee-mac"), or Empowering Marginalized Asian Communities, an organization aimed at uniting the disparate Asian--particularly Southeast Asian--communities to tackle our regional inadequacies in social services, mental health resources, legal aid, youth guidance, civic engagement, healing from war and trauma, and translation services in all of the above. There … Continue reading Good ol’ days #1
In recent weeks, I’ve lived in no specific place, organized a coalition behind an old bill (that I WILL pass, damnit); organized a coalition against the uptick of detentions and deportations of Southeast Asians in California; failed to meet several deadlines for my side projects for lack of time (read: priority); published an article on … Continue reading M I N I M A L I Z M : My password
In her latest blog post, Liza pretends to be interviewed on her brush with minimalism or, what she calls, "minimalizm." She might not have invented it, but she is certainly the only person who thinks it's surprisingly untradmarked. Sit back, relax, and spiral into mania with her. Hey Liza, what have you been up to? … Continue reading M I N I M A L I Z M : Dearest things
I'm walking to my car. More context. It's the dark outside where your eyes look down toward the pavement because it's the brightest detection by your retinas. The last time I saw the outside was 8:50 this morning. My feet hurt, work ran late, and goddamnit, it's the dark outside already. At car, open trunk. … Continue reading Just Tuesday
I remember the moment when I first understood compassion. I was eating a Hot Pocket. I remember my eyes tracing the dashed lines on the packaging, thinking, I wish someone would sit here and watch me eat this Hot Pocket and tell me, if I'm eating it wrong, how to eat it correctly. If you have … Continue reading My unicorns
I'm extremely unhappy with the theme I have going on. Like, are we trying to be posh, or casual? It's such a mess. Click the category links at your own discretion, the pages are so ug-o. I will do nothing about it. Why? Because first, I'm here to write. And as uninspired as I was … Continue reading This website is horrendous.