Selected Writing

Los Angeles Review of Books

Review of Vu Tran’s Dragonfish (August 12th, 2015)
Vu Tran's Dragonfish is a novel that explores the consequences of secrets and the Vietnamese-American experience.


The Brilliant "Fresh Off the Boat" Lunar New Year Episode (February 16th, 2018)
The significance of ABC's Fresh Off the Boat's Lunar New Year 2018 episode, "Ride the Tiger", which featured over 50% Mandarin dialogue.

Writer Mariko Tamaki Epitomizes the Teenage Experience in Her Comics (December 24th, 2014)
Writer Mariko Tamaki talks about comic writing, exploring the teenage experience in her writing and growing up Japanese-Canadian.

Blind Determination: MasterChef’s Christine Ha On Overcoming Obstacles to Become a Cook (July 10th, 2013)
Christine Ha is the season three MasterChef winner and the first blind contestant on the show. 

Interview with Lauren Riihimaki (LaurDIY) (January 20th, 2014)
Lauren Riihimaki talks about where her DIY inspiration comes from, balancing YouTube with school and her dream job. 

Quirk Books:

Five Books We’d Love to See as Choose Your Own Adventure Books (September 15, 2014)
What if our favorite books were revamped as Choose-Your-Own-Adventure-Books? This post explores the covers that would result and some books that we'd love to see get revamped like this.

NaNoWriMo Taylor Swift Edition (November 17th, 2014)
What song lyrics would Taylor Swift come up with if she participated in NaNoWriMo? Here's an attempt at finding out.

Crafting DIY Book-Inspired Cards (January 13th, 2015)
A crafting tutorial on making cards inspired by book covers.

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