A Hair-y Situation

Growing up in America as an Asian-American, I have always been dissatisfied with my hair. Inundated by media which featured beautiful Caucasian women and seeing the silky, bright color of my classmates, I often found myself frowning at the dark, coarse, Asian hair of my ancestors. As a result, for the past 8 years of…

A Splash of Color: Probing the Purple Petal

As someone who loves the color purple, the bright vibrancy of the purple flower instantly caught my attention. Coming from the frozen tundra that is the Northeast, any sort of color is a blessing miracle against the dull mediocrity of black, white, and gray that invade our wardrobes. Since moving to California for college, I…