I never thought I’d write anything like this, but here we are.

Human beings are by nature political animals, because nature, which does…


Here is a group of Asians. Hustling, apparently.

I saw the following image scrolling through my FaceBook feed this morning:


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Tim Bergling, a.k.a. Avicii. (image via Rolling Stone)

The first time I heard Avicii was seven years ago. In the shower. I remember feeling the water, then the music. It hit me with a rush, filling up my body with every beat, pulsing inside me to the point where I couldn’t distinguish between the rhythm and my own heartbeat.


My father is a traditional Chinese man.


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This gong at rang at 4:00am in the morning. Every. Freaking. Morning. For 11 days straight. All photos courtesy of author unless specified.



May the Force be with you always, Linz.

Ivy Kwong

Asian American therapist specializing in healing codependency, trauma (ancestral, sexual, racial), AAPI thriving, & decolonizing mental health. www.bareivy.com/

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