archive/

an archive of everything

The power of 8 minutes

I have begun to instill a new habit for myself – which is to bring my kindle on my very short commute to work everyday. The BART ride is 8 minutes and…

Focus and starting my own snowball

I finished reading Snowball a few days ago, one of the quotes that struck me was, “What factor did people feel was the most important in getting to where they’d gotten in…

In pursuit of knowledge

I was browsing my facebook feed this morning when I came across a link that my friend Yu-mei has shared. I had goosebumps rising all over me while reading it and it provoked me into thinking…

poison

how could you bear to touch when it results in blood walking on the impossible highway the moth burns in beautiful flames the sun compels us to look at her in exchange…

Why I want to always feel pain

Over the course of the past few weeks, I couldn’t stop feeling an immense sense of gratitude. I feel really, really lucky. I don’t think that I have gotten here only because…