Small Doses

If social media is a drug, take it in small doses.

Resolutions

We never need a new year, but every 365 days, we all need a new soul. To start over, to move on, and to set new goals. So this is me with my new soul, starting to write 2016.

5 Things To Make Time For

Inspired by the beautiful Esteé Lalonde (I still want to refer to her as Essie Button:)’s video of the same title. Here are a few things that would brighten up my life if I make a little bit more time for. #1 Yoga Yoga is one of my favorite things in the world, and I…

Big Girls Do Cry

When did we stop crying? No, don’t get me wrong. I cry regularly. I cry easily. I cry hard. Trust me, my pillows know. But why doesn’t everybody else? I had a pretty rough day last Saturday. I spent 10 hours on the road to Hong Kong to take my ACTs the day before; I sat for hours under…

My Poetic Battle

We all carry burdens and expectations on our shoulders, but my problem is, I don’t like any of mine. Maybe I should go through an easy, comfortable life just like everybody else, just like my parents, and not regret my life; but honestly, I’d rather fuck myself up and find out who I really am, and not having to regret myself. And that, I think is pretty poetic.

So… What Happened?

My parent’s generation seem all share a rather unfortunate characteristic of being practical. Or at least, they enjoy criticizing my generation for having big hopes and dreams. Tonight at the dinner table, my mom brought up a case of her friend’s daughter, who’s biggest aspiration is to become a psychiatrist because she “delight in the…

Life is But a Thinking Process

Many would argue that life is a learning process as us humans are ignorant beings that had collected a great load of information thanks to our brilliant biological structure and our grand history. We spend most of our days learning, or as what I would prefer to call, “knowledge seeking” because learning seems like a passive process which…

Ideal Identities

It’s personal, myself and I. Well, and the ‘Me’ in my dreams. –This got deep weirdly fast. It’s never an easy task for one to define oneself. In my mind, the fact that I “take my coffee all black”, weighs just as much as the fact that I “am a female”, in distinguishing myself from the…