Growing Up Asian-American: A Daughter’s Perspective

During my childhood, my parents were very protective of me.  I couldn't ride my bike much farther than one or two blocks from our house; I couldn't hang with my friends outside of school without a curfew. I remember in second grade when I received my very first invitation to a slumber party from one of my girlfriends. I brought the small, … Continue reading Growing Up Asian-American: A Daughter’s Perspective

First Love: Everything You Expect

Growing up, I've always enjoyed love stories. There were Disney movies like Cinderella, where fate manages to bring two people of different worlds together. There was The Notebook, where true love prevails regardless of time and space spent apart from one another. Whether any love story had a happy or sad ending, I had always believed that two people in love could … Continue reading First Love: Everything You Expect