A Glimmer of Hope
The first tears I shed in Seoul was at my cousin 언니’s skin clinic yesterday. The lady squeezed out each black and whitehead with what felt like a needle and poked my face clean.
September 22, 2015
I ran out of time.
Thanks for booting me out with an unfortunate day of GI problems and staying true to your sick humor, New York. I heart you.
August 18, 2015
Your Most Powerful Insight
At the end of the session exploring improvisational theater techniques applicable to the workplace, we debriefed by going through a handful of questions. Number 3: What was your most powerful insight?
July 24, 2015
It’s not that I like cereal that much
When I eat a lot of cereal, it's not because I like cereal that much. It's usually because I'm feeling apathetic that I engage in a futile attempt to fill my empty heart with lots of not-too-sugary cereal. If I know it's futile, why do I do it? Because I don't care. I'm feeling apathetic, remember?
July 13, 2015
Bossa Nova Bangs
As I prepared to record videos of my Brazilian jazz duo, I thought about defining characteristics of the great female bossa nova singers. Then it struck me—the bangs, of course! Astrud Gilberto had them, Nara Leão had them, everybody had them!
July 2, 2015
Why I drown myself in cereal
The cereal has left a dull, plain taste in my mouth. I wish that I would have binged on something delicious instead as long as I was doing this. I didn't eat until I was in pain though (in no small part due to the fact that I ran out of cereal) and my stomach just feels sort of full and I feel apathetic all around.
June 25, 2015
Tuna, Target and Fruit Strips
I sat in the Target food court and ate the tuna I had just purchased out of the packet. I enjoyed it, feeling only a little bit like a cat because it was not out of a can this time. Then I had a fruit strip.
June 13, 2015
Love is Walking Hand in Hand
I bought this Charles Schulz book in a particularly optimistic mood, thinking that it would make a great valentine to give to a significant other. Unfortunately, I haven't found anyone to give it to and now that I'm moving, it is only adding to the clutter.
May 18, 2015
Thoughts on Nail Salon Workers
Since The New York Times articles on nail salons came out last week, I've received a number of messages due to my past work as a nail salon workers needs assessment consultant.
May 14, 2015
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