How I duped myself into believing I had free will as a writer on Medium (aka first world writing problems).Read More
“Passion in a relationship is commensurate with the amount of uncertainty you can tolerate.” — Tony Robbins, author and life coachRead More
Growing up Chinese with immigrant parents in the US meant there were many moments in my child-and-adulthood…Read More
A few days ago, I was updating a friend on how things were going in the yoga teacher’s training curriculum I’m currently enrolled…Read More
True love takes work—and sometimes a signed relationship agreement.
Patricia Chan shocked the nation several years ago…Read More
I like the silence, the sound of nothing filling the air, save my breath.
Sometimes I like the sound of music — that of my favorite artist, filling the room, my room.Read More
Dearest of all beings in the world - Renee,
You are amazing. I love you. I love you so much sometimes I feel like I need to beat you up with words so you don’t get too full of yourself…Read More
No reason to feel uncertain,
except the devil inside my head.
She whispers buts and what ifs…
The Remote Year group that I’m traveling with goes by the name of Ikigai, a Japanese word that means “reason for being”. I spent all of about two seconds thinking about what my ikigai was…Read More
You asked me what it was about being alone that I liked... I like the silence, the sound of nothing filling the air, save my breath. Sometimes I like the sound of music - that of my favorite artist…Read More
It is such that moments come and go,
beings birthed and swept away by death.
The stars that shine down on us brilliantly,
expired eons ago.
there are times when it feels good to be naked BARE with another her body next to mine warm and trembling her imperfections dissolve into perfections as we melt into one.Read More
in a city of over 10 million, on this night, she found herself alone. in mind, body, and soul. it had been some time since she last felt this way. she had fought against feeling this way for so long…Read More
i dreamt last night. i don't dream that often anymore. wait, that's not true. someone once told me that we always dream, but most of the time, we just don't remember them. well, i dreamt last night.Read More
How small we are
in the grand scheme of things
that is this life, this planet, this galaxy, this universe.
How primitive we are…
I crashed today.
It was my first.
The first droplets of rain left the concrete highway wet and slippery.
He says, time is a tangible thing—
step outside the box
and time is but another memory,
like all other memories…