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When I was young (maybe 10, maybe 7), my grandmother ran through the house shaking a rope of bells. My… read more JinXes

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Waxy Poetic

It used to pour out of me. It used to be a state of mind. I used to be able… read more Waxy Poetic

Posted in celebrations & superstitions fatherhood life & career

Nine Lives Frisky

Are you an animal lover? Do you have pets? The Chinese aren’t big on the pets-n-baby scenario. I like to… read more Nine Lives Frisky

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Just Like Momma Used To

I joke that my dad was the typical stony Chinese dad. I joke that the only time he spoke to… read more Just Like Momma Used To

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If They Are Anything Like Me

You can’t help but compare.Oh he has your eyes.He has your mouth. It’s a real ego spurt when someone says… read more If They Are Anything Like Me

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Rediscovering Anime

I have been rediscovering my love of anime. I was a big fan in the 90’s after college. I went… read more Rediscovering Anime

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My “How I Met Your Mother” Story

If you would have told me six years ago that I would be married with children, I would have laughed… read more My “How I Met Your Mother” Story

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What I Do

My goal after college was to sell the film rights and go out in a blaze of glory.Things didn’t happen… read more What I Do