This life update is late because last week, I GRADUATED FROM COLLEGE. Basically, this last week was turning in papers/finals => family driving up for graduation => moving out => driving home. (I also got some sweet grad photos.) No school updates, obviously. Because I DID IT. Your girl is a college graduate!!! BOOKS/MOVIES/MUSIC Melodrama was… Continue reading Life Update: 6/11 – 6/18
So I’m graduating from college SATURDAY (THAT’S IN THREE DAYS! THREE!!) It’s still a bit weird to wrap my head around, to be honest, but since I only have one more final and it’s open note, today I’m going to share my grad cap! The story behind it: Last quarter, I was downtown when a… Continue reading My Grad Cap!
Last week was MY LAST WEEK OF COLLEGE. I spent most of last week working on final papers, although I had my first midterm on Friday (it was Chinese Poetry though, so no problem at all). I also got some nifty end-of-year English awards: my short story got 3rd place in the fiction prize, honorable… Continue reading Life Update: 6/4 – 6/10
Last week was the last before finals start! I’m going to be busy the rest of this week working on papers, but just a quick recap: ♥ My roommate’s ridiculously nice mom sent us all dinner as a surprise for her birthday! ♥ I went to Raja’s Tandoor with a friend and noticed that the… Continue reading Life Update: 5/30 – 6/3
Welcome to this month’s Treasure Box! Recurring themes for May were Asian awesomeness (coinciding with Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month!) and UC Davis excellence, for no particular reason. Incense box from Edo-period Japan. ♦ I’m always interested in badass women’s history, and my family’s from Myanmar, so I was doubly interested by this article by Charmaine… Continue reading Treasure Box: May 2017
Earlier this month, I did a post about the #AsianLitBingo challenge hosted by Reading (As)(i)an (Am)erican. I really enjoyed the challenge, so I just wanted to post how I did! BOOKS READ BY ASIAN AUTHORS FOR MAY: 8!!! (Lucky number in many Asian cultures!) BOOKS BY ASIAN AUTHORS W/ ASIAN MCS (i.e. books qualifying for the… Continue reading Recap Post: The #AsianLitBingo Reading Challenge!
Last week was nice. I ate out with various friends many times, including a lovely tea afternoon with my favorite professor and Her Campus gals. I had my last Her Campus meeting the next day, a dessert potluck on campus, and damn, I’m really going to miss these broads. I also attended two awesome Chinese cultural… Continue reading Life Update: 5/22 – 5/29