It's only October 29, but Philadelphia got a good dose of snow today. Things started out rainy this morning ... But by early afternoon, it was truly snowing. According to the Philadelphia Inquirer, this is only the third time since 1884 that the city has experienced a measurable snowfall in October. It's a bit bizarre … Continue reading Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow!
"Is it good to be home?" "Do you miss California?" "Which do you like better, the East Coast or the West?" I've heard all of these questions, each one multiple times, since I arrived in Princeton at the end of the summer after three years in Southern California. I never really know how to answer, … Continue reading Questions and Answers
After stating in my very first post here yesterday that I wanted this space to be about more than just China, I’m going to jump in with a short piece about ... China. Today is the National Organization for Women’s Love Your Body Day, an event designed “to send a positive message to women and … Continue reading Selling Thin in China
Does the internet really need another blog? Probably not. And yet here I am. Initially, I wasn’t planning to have a blog on this site; I simply wanted to build a space on the web where I could share a bit about my education and interests as well as link to pieces I had written. … Continue reading Opening Day