Just like waves.
It goes away and comes back crashing. Today was a nice day in Berkeley. It was sunny and everyone was outside and there was no rain in sight. But somehow I still felt as though everything wasn’t right. I’ve been back for 3 months now, and I still can’t believe it. I don’t know if I don’t believe that I’m here in Berkeley going to school and doing the things...
Some women aren’t meant to be tamed. They just need to run free till they...– Sex in the City
TGIF, story of my life! haha
Girls get a lot of mixed messages—they are told, ‘Girl Power!’ and what does...– Tina Fey —————————— Hmm, I would say some of the worse things I’ve seen/experienced in my life are womyn on womyn crimes, but I don’t get angry anymore. I suppose these crimes come about when us womyn need the most love.
Being around such strong progressive APIs makes me remember why I do the work I do. Yesterday reminded me of the passion I have for my community. I’ve started the process of learning how to love myself, so now I can finally take those steps to coming back. Thank you APASD, APIICON& Asian American Studies for helping me remember.
A call from the homeland.
Today my auntie from Việt Nam called me during dinner. I was eating some bún bò huế with my bạn cùng nhà and brian. It was a really cute and nice dinner in Oakland Chinatown. It was so nice hearing her voice on the other line. The last time I had talked to her was Tết. And that time was the last time I heard her voice after coming back to America from studying abroad. As she was talking...