Illustration of a short person standing between multiple taller people and looking up.

To my fun-sized friends: A personal essay

The story of my shortness starts not with height but with a trip to Walmart with my mother. We were going there to buy my first bras to wear to school. We had both noticed the subtle tents on my chest in fourth grade, a little before I got my
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To the dearest

Your Secret Admirer

But you’ll learn that the best way to foster human connection is to just put yourself out there, among other humans.
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photo of columnist Geraldine Ang

Mark my love

Your Secret Admirer

So, our love marks don’t always have to be scars, ugly reminders of love we couldn’t keep. They can also remind us of how that love has become a part of our journey of growth.
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Certainly uncertain

American Pie?

“American Pie?” is my amateur attempt at asking and answering what I want to be; rather than exploring how much pie I can have, I ask how much I will eat.
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