Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

Is it better to pursue your passion or to let it remain a hobby? I’ve been following the former path again and again ever since I decided on my college major, but I still don’t know the right answer to this question.

The only thing I do know is that pursuing your passion is as draining as it is fulfilling. Therefore, it’s crucial to still have a hobby — something you do for the pure joy of it. The more removed it is from your passion, the better.

For me, that’s ice skating.

I’m nonbinary. Here’s what that means.

And here’s what not to say

I’m Chinese American and I don’t speak Chinese perfectly. That’s okay.

I don’t want to hide who I am

As an Asian American woman, I dismissed the racism I experienced. Now I know we must confront it together.

This year has forced me to look back on moments in my life that I have brushed off