Essays

The Bathtub: the Most Dangerous Place to be

By nature, I am what some people would call a “loner.” I think “introvert” is the appropriate term nowadays, but I’ll just call it like it is. I’m lonely, and yet I prefer to be alone if given the option to stay home and watch Gilmore Girls for the third time or go out with people.

Plato: the Jeweler

His chains were just a service charge to be around him. Be enlightened, be complimented, be loved, and just accept his chains as jewelry.

Dear Gregory

This is a version of a letter to singer-songwriter Gregory Alan Isakov who holds a special place in my life.…

The Reason Behind Rocka

People ask me about my hobby every time I bring it up. “Job” sounds too much like a seventeen year…