Sugaring is not empowering for me anymore because it requires me to avoid the truth that I am engaging in a system I cannot ethically support.
We live in a world in which wearing a bra is a given. You hit puberty, someone takes you to get your first bra. I understand why my not wearing a bra would be considered […]
The “Jezebel” and the Generational Trauma of Black Women
Rediscovering my sexuality after getting diagnosed with herpes.
I am a wallflower to my Chinese American heritage. I observe and try to understand the strange mingling of Chinese and American cultures at the party, but I’m stuck against the wall: excluded, awkward, no […]
I am in love with my best friend. You might think you’ve heard this story before, but it’s not romantic—we did try dating, but after we realized it wasn’t working, we spent years confused about […]
If I weren’t being dragged down by worries of impracticality, maybe political science would be my major instead of my minor.