Our Future Tomorrow

Our Future Tomorrow

As an Asian American, I have encountered racism since I was young. The first time was in middle school when a classmate called me “ching-chong” and pulled his eyes back. He laughed but I didn’t find it funny. I didn’t say anything to stop him but rather ignored him. Another time was when my sister [...]

The Importance of Loving Yourself: Why Do I Feel Ugly?

The Importance of Loving Yourself: Why Do I Feel Ugly?

Do you ever look in the mirror and frown at all the things you are unsatisfied with? You question, why don’t I look like her? Why do I look fat, too skinny, too small, too tall? That I’m not as attractive as those Instagram models? It’s okay to feel ugly; everyone gets insecure.  Many of [...]

The Power of Words: Anti-Asian Racism Spreading Across the World

The Power of Words: Anti-Asian Racism Spreading Across the World

Words are powerful. A single word can lead to inspiration or violent actions.  We’ve all heard of the phrase “I have a dream” by Martin Luther King Jr. A dream where we all are united, where we come together as a community regardless of race, gender, ethnicity, etc. A place where we don’t have to [...]

The Phases You Experience During A Breakup

The Phases You Experience During A Breakup

Overthinking  You begin to question what you did wrong. You begin to look back and blame yourself for why it ended. You tell yourself you’re not good enough, you’re not pretty or handsome enough, you’re just not enough. Then you begin to tell yourself that perhaps they never loved you.  Putting on a Mask to [...]

5 Binge-Worthy Korean Romance Dramas on Netflix

5 Binge-Worthy Korean Romance Dramas on Netflix

These are addicting, don’t say I didn’t warn you!  Hope you guys are eating yummy food and having a wonderful Lunar New Year weekend! In my family, we speak Cantonese and say “Gong Hay Fat Choy” (恭喜发财).  Tomorrow’s Valentine’s day, so here is a list of my top Korean romance dramas on Netflix. You can [...]

The Act of Consumption: Why do we spend so much money on goods we don’t use?

The Act of Consumption: Why do we spend so much money on goods we don’t use?

Follow the author, Francis: HERE Have you ever purchased something that you didn’t need but somehow ended up buying it? Well, you are not the only one. So many of us are guilty of spending our money on something unnecessary. The question is: why do we recklessly spend our money on these things? SALES The [...]