I have been thinking what to get for myself this birthday. Thanks to the ang bao from my sister. Everyday for a month, I have been going through in my head – sushi, that red coat, broadway tickets. But the best birthday present of all was the opportunity to cut of ties to an abusive … More Gift of healing
One of the most fascinating thing in America is the fridge – the amount of food in the fridge. Opening up the fridge at my aunt’s place makes me happy. There is waffles, pancakes, bacon to sauces of different kind. It’s like a supermarket compressed into one grey, magical box that dispense ice. Not that … More The American fridge
Plane rides have always been a really scary thing, yet, this time is a moment I take stock of my life and the journey for the past two years. I am certainly grateful for everything that has led till today. It started with a thought Just like all ideas, it always sound crazy. I remember … More Every new idea looks crazy at first
I had an argument with my cousin. He emptied my detergent into his drinking cup, intending to use it as air freshener. His logic is that whose detergent it was. I totally understand. I am mad because he failed to ask anyone before using it. This lack of respect for the belonging of others is … More Would you play a game, knowing that you will lose?
I have more questions than answers in my life. This year has been such a whirlwind. Being accepted by Berklee, NYU and USC is a great honor. Yet, it is trying to make decisions. Many of these decisions are made based on variables. It’s like playing a game of poker and the stakes is your … More More questions than answers
I clearly have a hero complex. My cousin divorced and moved back to my grandma’s place recently. It’s awful situation, not because he is divorced but how he plays my relatives with his thumb. My cousin is unprincipled since young. He always test the boundaries of law and my relatives would bail him out. The … More I have a hero complex
To the unicorn, Maybe after the fog has lifted, things will be back to normal? Maybe by then, I wouldn’t be thinking of you. You are an amazing unicorn. You are just so wonderful to talk to, comfortable and fun to hang out with. I like your sincerity towards the people around you. I do … More Letter to the unicorn
I have been toying with this idea – writing this “letter” to someone. Not too sure where it will lead, I am sure He knows. I do hope that it will bring a certain closure and healing to myself and anyone who reads it.
“the awards come in L, M, S. Can you sort the awards out?” I was helping out in an event and was sorting the awards out with a friend. After going thru a number of awards, I was confused. Is there really large, medium, small sizes? I took the ones and started comparing. They look … More Things in front of us
I was just looking at my new curtains from ikea and admiring the lines. I’ve always like parallel lines. They give each other a lot of space. They seemed friendly. Yet, it is hard to get lines to be parallel. Just a slight deviation in angle, these lines will meet (eventually). They will crash into … More Parallel lines