When people asked me where I’m from and I tell them that I’m Burmese, they are surprised to know that I don’t speak Burmese language fluently. I’m like yep, that’s the case. But they don’t understand that Burma is incredibly diverse. Not everyone’s first language in Burma is Burmese or even for Burmese people born … More I Don’t Know What I Am: Am I really Burmese American?
Youtuber Richie Le, Vietnamese American, made a song dedicated to his motherland, Vietnam with Filipino American singer AJ Rafael. The song starts off with a discouraged Vietnamese couple who thinks that they have to close the restaurant, because they are not making enough profits. However Richie comes in to save the day by preparing the well … More I Love Pho: The Pho Song
Fearless. Beautiful. Gracious. Humble. Magnificent. Courageous. Giving. Caring. Self-less. These are all the words I would use to describe Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel Peace Prize laureate of Burma. Every Burmese people have grown up hearing of her. She is simply the face of Burma. She has truly exemplify what it means to be a Burmese person. … More Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, My Role Model, My Inspiration
I miss my time in Thailand. Oh how, I loved riding on the tuk-tuk and watching Thai lakorn. Thai lakorns hands down will always be my favorite soap operas. The cast are beautiful and attractive. The dramas are intense, livery, and fiery. I am in love with the Thai language and it brings me intense nostalgia and yearning for … More I miss Thailand!