How a Single Meme Caused My Existential Crisis…

The most recent meme going around the internet is to describe yourself in 3 Fictional Characters. Initially, I thought it would be a fun exercise and saw it to be a good way to revisit those characters that I’ve grown to love so much. By no means did I think this task would be easy,…

Those Seven Little Words

Khalil Gibran once said that people will never understand one another unless language is reduced to seven words. What would your seven words be?   I will always come back to you.

New York, I Love You

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “We Built This City.” I’d been enchanted by the idea of New York long before I moved here. In fact, I never thought I would actually live here. On my own. In any city other than Madison, WI. I never thought I would be this far away from…

Amy Zhang is “Falling into Place”

As a survivor of a  Middle School, where each day brought a new fresh hell, and a High School that wasn’t completely horrible, I’ve found that I am no plebeian to bullying. I saw it everywhere, especially in Middle School. I wasn’t one of the “popular” kids but I didn’t need to be. Nor did…

Time After Time

Traditions: we’ve all got ‘em. They might be family dinners on special occasions, or having a particular kind of cake on your birthday (Jeanne Cake, natch), or popcorn at the movies, or meeting your friend for a 5k run in the park, rain or shine, every Sunday morning. What are your favorite traditions, large and…