Don’t you dare to lean on me, For my bones are dry. Don’t you dare to cry a sea, For my marrows are wry. You ask one who’s trapped in sand To run your world, while she’s drowning in hers. “Come on, let’s make a fairyland,” Said you who she wants to curse … Continue reading The Leaning Power of Pity
Another project in progress Another test snuck passed. A score just posted, A reminder for those who’s toasted. Anger. Be gone, My God, child. Deem yourself worthy of... Failure? ***** Is this just a negative poem about a stereotypical Asian value? Try reading it from the bottom up.
It was raining as though God got mad and decided to wipe out all creations, again, except she felt a little more upset this time since she did not get an invitation to the ark of salvation like her ancestors did. Still in disbelief as to why she did not get the invite, she went … Continue reading Turtles
This is the time of the year when I am typically encouraged to do things in excess: eat a lot of traditional foods that are supposedly directly related to good luck, smile a lot at church friends or relatives like a seasoned politician meeting their voters as ballets of judgement in the form of gossips … Continue reading Chinese New Year
noun. The addictive nectar of the gods. The true author of this blog: really, not sure what I would do without it...this is not even because of my love for coffee, but mostly because a lot of my writing occur to me when I am sitting at a table in Kean Coffee.
“Murder in the Dark,” screamed the white text. What a peculiar name for a tart, I made a mental note. Being a sucker for playful language and a shipper for chocolate and raspberries, I made my purchase, “May I have a murder in the dark, please?” The phrase sounded absurd when said aloud. The clerk … Continue reading Murder in the Dark
The line was a fine copy of the Great Wall of China. Still, it was much better than the actual thing: less death, more beautiful aromas. Yes, he should focus on the aroma instead of the irrelevant nostalgia that may very well offend everyone. The smell was so intoxicating...the mixture of water vapor and cream cheese … Continue reading A Piece of Cake