05/21/17 10:38am, on the plane from DC to Beijing

You think about the goodbyes. You woke up with HJ and checked the time and hollered that He Was Late and chuckled afterward at the memory of him shooting out of bed instantly, pure panic on his radiating face in his bright green shirt. You scrambled to help stuff the sleeping bag, throw out theContinue reading “05/21/17 10:38am, on the plane from DC to Beijing”

a perfectly content day

today was so mundane and yet so wonderful. these days happen, and I just don’t think I ever write about them enough. heck, the only reason I’m writing this now is because I’m sitting in a studio with MS and there’s hella reflective music playing and it’s a quiet moment alone with a dear friendContinue reading “a perfectly content day”

an artless snapshot of my friendships

This weekend, I had so many invitations I didn’t know what to do with them. I’ve magically become friends with MC, and after meeting her friends for a weekend, I remember now what it’s like to have a group of people genuinely want to get to know you, who value you. I realize that perhapsContinue reading “an artless snapshot of my friendships”

thanksgiving break finally!

once again, i’ve let myself go like three weeks without posting. but now it’s thanksgiving break (thank god) so i really have no excuse. november 3rd we had a band tournament, where we won 1st in our division (yay!) but stupid frenemy LT was there so i was totally dissed the whole time. it makesContinue reading “thanksgiving break finally!”

bad sleepover

so i woke up tuesday morning and went running finally again. my time is still not falling under 18 minutes 2-mile. hey, its uphill ok? but that IS a 9-minute mile (possibly more) which is absolutely awful. after trudging home the loser walk of shame, i jogged back down for another go, lost all motivationContinue reading “bad sleepover”

kick off to winter break 2011

no, no crazy parties and whatnot. im not crazy like that. just an asian potluck christmas party. haha. my life. so on saturday my cousin showed up and was like, hey, i got into wellesly! YAY! so we all went out to a sucky chinese restaurant for celebration. so proud of her… my brother isContinue reading “kick off to winter break 2011”