A long, long time ago I wrote about my struggles with my little brother. Excessive cussing & mking racist, sexist and horny jokes seem to be the hallmark of male interaction. My dad swore when he was with his dude friends. My brother swears when he is with his dude friends, and sometimes, well, makes … More Is my brother a so-called “racist”or “sexist pig”?
I am in love with the movie Moana. Disney really did an amaaazeballs job with it. Some people say it’s much better than Frozen because the female protagonist isn’t a “princess” and “doesn’t fall in love” at the end. Very, very feminist. For me, I don’t believe that gender equality or feminism necessarily needs to … More Girl vs Boys or Girl vs Self?
I don’t know how to be in a relationship sometimes. And by relationship, I mostly mean people outside of my family. I love my family. My mother and my brother are my entire world when it comes to people. Like, if I only had a choice of two people whom I could hang out with … More When you suck at friending…or not?
It seems to me that every time a mainstream artist releases songs with meaningful lyrics, some self-indulgent haughty audience member or conceited layman will proceed to point out their hypocrisy. I remember when Jessie J released Price Tag, she was criticized for reeling in big bucks for her single hit as many of her fans … More If it’s about ass and titties, shut up and take my money
So I read this article just now: Mom Packs Lunch For Baby Girl. Hours Later, She’s Sent Home With Angry Red Note. Basically, this mother from Australia packs a slice of chocolate cake in her daughter’s lunch as a snack, and the daughter gets sent home with a note printed in red with a sad face … More RE: “Mom Packs Lunch For Baby Girl. Hours Later, She’s Sent Home With Angry Red Note”
So how I started this blog was that I needed a place to think. It’s been many years, and I wrote and posted in this blog without thinking about what it was shaped or what it might become. In fact, I started many blogs throughout the years, and through each channel, I had something to … More Full Circle
After writing the previous blog post, I started thinking about philosophy and spirituality. I tried to figure out my slight aversion towards philosophy–while I enjoy pondering on philosophical questions, I realize that engaging a question through a philosophical lens is just not my thing. I wouldn’t call myself in an expert in the philosophical field, … More Philosophy vs Spirituality
While I was browsing the bookstore with my good friend, an old Indian guy approached us and asked us if we knew about Taoism. He was very well-dressed, and it seemed like he was browsing the philosophy section, chanced upon two girls by the New Age section and decided to talk to us. I wasn’t … More The Quest for Truth