"My mom was the person who taught me I have to take care of myself before others. Before when we didn't have food, and then we got money I would make sure my siblings and my mom had what they wanted. But my mom told me I had to make sure I am okay first. … Continue reading Orphan


Short Story – Seeds

“You are adopted. They found you somewhere in Grandma’s garden,” cousin Hao explained. As the youngest of three cousins, I was told many stories about why my living arrangements were the way they were. I stayed over with my grandparent’s three school nights a week and most weekends too. Whenever I asked Dad about it, he said … Continue reading Short Story – Seeds