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Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas

My queen, Priyanka Chopra is reportedly engaged to pop star Nick Jonas. As much as this news excites me, I can’t help but feel 5,000 more feelings than just excitement.

Prove it.

You’re not racist? Prove it.


White classmates, white friends, white family, white colleagues, and white people:


Mrs. Brush's copy of the "Bell Jar"

So, I’ve been doing a lot of writing lately… Whenever my life gets really messy or whatever, I turn to writing to kind of just detach from everything that’s happening all around me.

Books only sold in Philippine art fairs and stores

Connecting to the Philippines and my identity as a Filipino American is something I think about nearly every single day.


I remember my dad pulling me aside at a family gathering to a plethora of Jordanian food including mansaf, kanafeh and tabbouleh. As every other one of my 40 cousins piled food onto their plates, I stuck with the chicken tenders placed on the table almost entirely because of me.

The Bride and Groom

Summertime, when the livin’ is easy.


Last week, my social media timelines were blown up with callout posts of popular YouTuber Ricegum’s disgusting actions. After looking further into it, outrageous would be an understatement on how I feel about his travel vlog that took place in my beloved hometown, Hong Kong.

In February 2016, musical artist Kanye West tweeted out “BILL COSBY INNOCENT !!!!!!!!!!” but I'm sure this escaped your memory, didn't it?

Let's talk about mental health

Mental illness is something hardly talked about in our country. Though mental illnesses like depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder are extremely common and are extremely pressing issues, for some reason, discussion of them always seems to get swept under the rug.