The car rolled out of my house, my father in the front seat. I was behind my father, waving to the silhouettes I was leaving – my mother and my sister.
Would you rather have sex with a robot with a mind of a human or would you rather have sex with a human with the mind of a robot?
Most of the residents seemed to be sleeping in—and the light alerted me to the pagodas of the vernacular architecture and the ornate—if kitschy—mid-century buildings of Chinatown-born architect Poy Gum Lee.
Bhinneka Tunggal Ika, the national motto of Indonesia, literally means “different, yet the same.” Since this sounds paradoxical, it is usually rendered as “unity in diversity.”
The narrative traverses all obvious pitfalls that might occur in any arranged marriage that could likely lead to the abuse of a new bride.
Pranika is a poet and human rights activist from Nepal. Her poetry explores the phenomenological experience of growing up as a woman in Nepal, and the changing social dynamics of Nepalese society.
The Monastery was established over a hundred years ago and it has grown to have many pagodas and halls that are beautifully decorated inside with extravagantly painted ceilings and colorfully rendered carved eaves.
Truth be told I didn’t want to be in the United States during the incoming president’s inauguration. After the election I had all but stop watching, listening, and reading the various forms of news media that usually engulf me.