Writing is like walking through an unpaved forest. For a while, you feel lost. Trapped in a moment of panic. I start to focus on the details around me. A puzzle where only your curiosity can guide you. And in the end, more often than not, it will take me to the end of the forest. […]
Before starting the next adventure, love this final moment one last month, one last week, one last day, one last minute, one last time.
With Lady Gaga’s unavoidable presence (literally) everywhere we go, people around the world are being given the ultimate test of acceptance. Has the meaning behind what is “normal” become the fate of this so-called apocalypse? Does this mean no more dressing like the mannequins at Gap? Wait a minute, I have this outfit. No more drinking Starbucks every […]
I sat down today with every intention of writing about my recent trip to Seoul, but at the last minute, I decided to change the direction of this post. If you know me well, this shouldn’t be a surprise. For the last couple months, I’ve been on the edge of my seat worrying about where […]
If I could open your eyes, I would make you see true beauty. If I could open your mind, I would change your thoughts. If I could open your heart, I would fill it with love. If I could open your hands, I would place the world in your palms. If I could, would you […]
Anica’s Asia guidebook post: Tips on how to live like a local, the foreign way. 1. Always add a local twist when preparing meals. With a dollop of melted peanut butter, this inky breakfast was a scrumptious winter morning’s delight. 2. When buying soju, Korea’s popular distilled rice wine beverage, always stick with recommendations from real Koreans. On my birthday, […]
There’s a new chapter waiting to start, and I’m not talking about my current book. On Wednesday, I will be leaping out of unemployment, and into the arms of employment. That’s right folks, my internship is about to begin, and it couldn’t have come any sooner! I never thought I would say this, and probably […]