I’ve been afraid of the water for most of my life. This morning, I finally found myself happily gliding around on the deep end of a pool. Here are 6 things I’ve learned about swimming in the water and in life.
Tags: fitness, Swimming, therapy
I’m getting acquainted with both my new Canon PowerShot camera and my pretty backyard. Being an indoors-y kind of girl, it’s kind of nice to see what’s actually going on in suburban nature. :)
Tags: camera, decorating, eco-friendly, house, photography, tech toys
After my mom died, I started feeling differently about her. It’s like she’s in my head instead of physically in the world. And, of all things, she’s become a muse who inspires me in my blogging. Weird.
Tags: aging, art, blogging, dying, mom, writing skills
I’ve always felt insecure about being a graduate of NYC’s legendary Stuyvesant High School. Never went to reunions because I was such a pimple-y slacker. Well, I finally put the bad self-image to rest by visiting Stuy and exorcising some ghosts.
Tags: asian, immigrants, nyc, teaching
Sorry, I’ve been MIA, re-thinking my blog. And I’ve decided on a makeover for both me and my website. New attitude, new look, new software. This will take some work but I’m going to move my blog from iWeb to WordPress.
Tags: branding, entrepreneur
Now that my mom is dead, I’m an orphan. It feels weird, sad, exhilarating — free. Suddenly, I’m starting live over, redefining my sense of womanhood, ethnicity and culture.
Tags: aging, dad, dying, immigrants, Life Skills, mom, single