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Frankly in Love | David Yoon

Dec. 15, 2019

This book comes with high expectations from me, being an Asian-American. It provides the ages-old question of "What happens when a person dates someone of a different race?" It happens often but it's not often when families speak of what happens behind closed doors. Do they feel like they need to protect their children? Should the parents prevent the "mix" from going further?

When I watched the book trailer, I was immediately hooked. I ...

2 Books That Might Make You Want To Study Abroad…

Nov. 22, 2019

…These books definitely did a number on my heart. I'm here to talk about two books that I've been meaning to read, but only recently had the chance to binge them within less than three days altogether.

First is Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins. The story revolves around Anna Oliphant, a girl from Atlanta, Georgia, who is tossed across the ocean to complete her senior year in France. Of all places ...

Harry Teardrop Interview

Sept. 17, 2019

You're going to want to listen to his songs over and over again once you press play. Harrison Li goes by the name of Harry Teardrop on the stage and he absolutely crushes it. Parts of his life gathers to form his career, from learning to play the guitar with his older brother to enrolling at New York University to study music production. Not only is he a very cool musician, he’s also a very ...

Sean Rabbitt of Team USA

Sept. 6, 2019

Sean Rabbitt ages like wine: keeps getting better with age.

His age isn't a hindrance to his progress as a figure skater, as he describes himself as a “late bloomer” in terms of skating. He is continuously motivated by his own expectations and by his fans and those around him. Despite any setbacks he may face, Sean pushes forward, no matter what. I really believe that I got to know Sean better through this ...

Emmy Ma of Team Taiwan

Aug. 26, 2019

Keep Emmy Ma on your radar.

She is a figure skater on the senior level, newly branded as a skater for Taiwan. Departing from the United States Figure Skating Association, she captures a new home within her family's country. Along with the new federation, Emmy is approaching a new playing field: college. With balancing her education and figure skating career, Emmy finds her sweet spot in falling back in love with skating. Even when ...