Learning to Love Myself More

I haven't written here in six months. Within that time span, I started to see someone new, intern at a beloved Asian American literary nonprofit, and took an online book art making workshop. Each endeavor making me happy in a variety of ways. In fact, I was at a baby shower, and my old friend… Continue reading Learning to Love Myself More

without permission

I am most fortunate to be surrounded by such loved ones who believe in me more than I ever do. Every time they suggest a project I should try, I am always surprised. From publications to jobs to creative endeavors, I am floored by which they think I'm capable of. I am trying to hit… Continue reading without permission

#AsianLitBingo – A 2018 May Reading Challenge + TBR

May is Asian American Heritage month and in honor of this month's theme, the folks at LitCelebrAsian are currently┬árunning a May Reading Challenge! I was bemoaning how white my favorite novels list was and when I was looking around Litsy (an awesome instagram for books) and discovered this wonderful challenge. Similar to the Diversity Bingo… Continue reading #AsianLitBingo – A 2018 May Reading Challenge + TBR

A Sense of Wonder

I finally finished my sketchbook project 2018! And today is the damn deadline lol. Just need to blog its entirety (yikes) and mail it off. YAY. I titled this work "A Sense of Wonder" because that succinctly embodies this book, for the reader (hopefully) and me. It's also a line I took from one of… Continue reading A Sense of Wonder

before I’m 30

This is my before I hit 30 to do list. I used the daruma stamp from Baum-kuchen which is an awesome analogue stationary shop in Los Angeles. I would love to go there some day. With the stamp, you color in one eye then write down your goal or intention. Then once you accomplish it,… Continue reading before I’m 30