Archive for May, 2013

Free Speech

29May13

Living in the United States, I’ve always wondered about free speech. What exactly is free speech? Recently in my school, someone on the school newspaper (which is, by the way, student-run), wrote an article about a Facebook page called “Brandeis Hookups” which allows people to post anonymous stories. She basically called to put a stop […]


Travelling

22May13

I don’t travel very often since traveling can be very expensive, but when I do, I it’s usually very enjoyable. Different places often have their own different “personalities,” and it is often interesting to compare and contrast different places. So far, I’ve been to four different parts of the world, Taiwan, the midwest, New England, […]


One thing that I always thought was interesting was how some people seem to need a little push before they start doing certain things. Occasionally, especially if I am feeling a little burnt out, I want to sit back and do nothing for a few days. The fact of the matter though, is that things […]


Eggplant tails

13May13

I’ve always considered the eggplant a very interesting vegetable. When I was young, I was fascinated by its dark, often purplish-black exterior and rotund shape. It was also interesting to me how it could be found in different colors and shapes. How my family prepared it was stir fried with peppers, garlic, and other spices, […]