Where are you from?

I've always had a difficult time with the question "where are you from?" and I've never understood the pride of being "born and raised" somewhere. The weekend before Thanksgiving, San Francisco was a dead city. Tony and I were taking our weekly Friday night Lyft ride to his apartment, and because we basically live on opposite sides … Continue reading Where are you from?


I’m baaaack…again.

Um, hi. Prepare yourself; this is going to be a long post. I know I disappear quite often and only come back when I am going through some sort of a transition. (Or perhaps, some sort of a... crisis?) I started this blog in the summer of 2011, after I graduated from high school. At that time … Continue reading I’m baaaack…again.

Sometimes I don’t accomplish anything…

This past week has been an uneventful one as far as this blog is concerned. But I need to write a blog post for the week in order to accomplish my goal. Therefore, I will list the highlights of my week:   Had 4-hour rehearsals everyday from Sunday-Wednesday for Flying Treehouse¹ Received a solid A … Continue reading Sometimes I don’t accomplish anything…

Study Break: Kishi Bashi

Go to a concert!   I have a long history with Kishi Bashi. During freshman year, for our 4th-ish date, Tony wanted to surprise me with Of Montreal tickets because we had initially bonded over “liking” them on Facebook. So we took the Marguerite to the Caltrain and the Caltrain to the Millbrae BART Station … Continue reading Study Break: Kishi Bashi

Nature Adventure #1: Toll Collectors and Selfies

It’s easy to get stuck inside the Stanford “bubble.” It is, after all, its own city, and technically, one can survive without ever setting foot outside of campus. But really, what kind of a life is that? Especially when everyone around you has a car! I am so fortunate to have many people around me … Continue reading Nature Adventure #1: Toll Collectors and Selfies

Updates and Senior Year Winter Quarter List

Before starting a new list and reorienting the blog to the present, I think it is only right to refer back to my last list (written on September 20, 2011) and check off what I have accomplished in the last three-and-a-half years:   FRESHMAN YEAR Fountain hop at every fountain - This happened, basically, on … Continue reading Updates and Senior Year Winter Quarter List