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

I have a love-hate relationship with my smartphone. I love using it to make sure that I am not constantly getting lost, but I hate that I feel uncontrollably drawn to it whenever I have an idle moment. If I have any free time over the holidays, I don’t want to squander it — those cookies aren’t going to bake themselves.

Here are some ideas for distancing myself from my robot overlord.

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