yea i don’t know what either, nina chang. shyun: dumb shit laura says: a collection of all the dumb things laura lee says =) i don’t know what i didn’t think of this sooner.
It’s easy to look at people and make quick judgments about them, their present...– Sherrilyn Kenyon (via sufficeee)
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smartprettyandawkward: How to be Smarter: You are always in a position to negotiate. Never believe that what someone else says absolutely goes–there is always a middle to be met at, and concessions to be made on both sides. If you think there is no room to negotiate, the other side has already won. How to be…
I feel more productive when I have stuff to work on. smartprettyandawkward: “THE SUCCESSFUL ALWAYS HAS A NUMBER OF PROJECTS PLANNED, TO WHICH HE LOOKS FORWARD. ANYONE OF THEM COULD CHANGE THE COURSE OF HIS LIFE OVERNIGHT” — MARK CAINE
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smartprettyandawkward: How to be Smarter: Take a piece of paper, and follow it in half down the middle. On the top of one side put “Love,” and at the top of the other column put “Don’t Love.” Write down all the things you are loving about your life in the first column, and on the other side, write down all the…
To Learn List:
1. How to play guitar (grr.. I’ve had my guitar for 2 (?!) years now..) 2. How to knit 3. Spanish 4. More Cantonese/Mandarin/Toisan 5. Drive (or at least a license that says I know how.. maybe 1/3 - 2/3 the way there)
Reading “The Help” reminded me of this KPL event we hosted maybe 2 years ago where we shared stories about being Asian Americans and being women. About what our dreams were as children, what we respected in people, etc etc. I always forget how much everyone has in common until someone mentions something small and someone else can relate. Or how appearances don’t say it all.
Mini panic attack yesterday. Need to have a plan for post-grad. These life changes are exciting, but still scary. Just remember, go with your gut.
New Show to Watch: The Walking Dead
Can someone briefly and concisely explain to me what this Occupy movement is all about? I feel uninformed.. =( Too lazy to google at this moment.
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Wise point from my roomie S -> Everyone convenes in Boston for college, but sooner or later, we all disperse. We go where the job is, we go back to where we can live rent free at home, we go somewhere for grad school, or we just go to a place that’s more affordable to live in than the middle of Boston. We all just go! Does going to school in Boston make it more or less appealing a place...
One of my pet peeves is getting told I look tired. Gee, thanks. I think I’m just not very facially expressive (even when I think I am =( …back to trying to smile all the time). Ironically (?) I’ve been told I look wide awake when I’ve gotten no sleep.
Ironic Saturday at Our House.
It makes me sad we’re not friends anymore, but sometimes I think it’s for the best.