Rejection is becoming a good friend of mine this semester and maybe that’s for the better. Learning how to fail better everyday 🙂 😦 Here’s a video I made for an opportunity I didn’t end up getting. They wanted to know more about me!
I solo-tripped to Việt Nam last summer — with no spiritual intentions of “soul searching” nor “finding myself.” After a year of adjustments to west coast/elite institution culture, I just wanted to go home to Hà Nội — a home I have a broken relationship with, but it remains my home nevertheless. I started my summerContinue reading “A Summer in Việt Nam”
I’ve completed my first year at the University of Southern California! Here are some personal lessons: Taking up (academic, physical, social) space is difficult… especially if you feel like it’s not your space. That being said, taking up space is necessary. Wear sunscreen everyday. Home is where the phở is!
I know it’s been a long time! Since moving in, I feel like I’ve changed a lot, but that’s something I’ll touch on in a later freshman reflection post. I’m in the process of making a video for freshman year to compensate for the FOMO I left everyone with. Recently I went on Spring Break,Continue reading “Spring Break 2019”
I start school soon at the University of Southern California. I moved in 2 days ago. The institution flooded me with a myriad of emails, letters, merchandise, and invitations throughout the summer. The frequency of these interactions increased as Aug. 13 (my move-in date) neared, but my mind was always elsewhere. It must be aContinue reading “Moving In (And Out)”