Flipping The Narrative

I know I have waxed ad nauseum about how much I despise corporate life, and how desperate I have been for a change of scene. To everyone who would hear me, I have ranted about my unfortunate passport and the lack of opportunities being awarded to me because of it. And then Spotify came to…

Homey

I’ve had my fair share of ‘homie’ directed at me and it makes me feel good to have my ethnicity misunderstood again. I like being of an ambiguous race that makes me a true citizen of the world. However, this homey I’m talking about is a bit different. I’m starting to daydream and long for…

The Subtle Art Of Blending

View this post on Instagram Bangkok green spaces! #parks #thailand #skytrain A post shared by AL (@cupitonians) on Sep 17, 2016 at 10:04pm PDT If you’ve come here for a makeup tutorial, I’m afraid you’re going to be very disappointed – not just at my┬áserious inability at the art, but also at this post’s┬álack of…

We Live In Trump’s World Now

A few weeks ago I had a run in with an middle-aged American man. I haven’t had any confrontation with anyone here since I moved hear nearly 2 years ago. While there’s always a bit of subtle racism going on in this country, I’ve never felt like I don’t belong here. It is why this…