Monthly Archives: January 2009

Twitter

I joined Twitter back when I was still in Ohio. It started out as a half-hearted attempt to network and promote my comic, but it evolved into something else; a documentation, a record of my life in 140 character segments. … Continue reading

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Anniversary

I arrived in Honolulu on January 26, 2008, at 9:13pm. I had planned to stay seven months.  Plans change. I live in Hawaii.  I’m not just visiting anymore.  It’s taken a while to adjust to that little fact. I live … Continue reading

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Forked

My best friend in childhood was a first generation Chinese American girl.  I spent most of my weekends and many a summer break at her place.  At six years old I learned to always take your shoes off before entering … Continue reading

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Marty’s Sister

I was born while my mother was still married to my brother’s father.  It’s a statement I used to love to make when I was younger, grinning at the puzzlement on people’s faces as they tried to sort it out.  … Continue reading

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Tradition

In Hawaii, there was no silence.  The fireworks started early, long before the sun had set, pipe bombs blasting outside my office.  In Ohio, New Years hadn’t really been a big deal.  It wasn’t even on anyone’s mind until later, … Continue reading

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