one month in!!

It’s been a month since classes started in university!! Classes aren’t that different from high school, and overall, academic life still resembles something that I’m familiar with. But that’s pretty much it; the list of similarities and familiarities between my old high school life and new university life ends there. Some of the stuff I’ve been … More one month in!!

normal is weird

i. my mom has two sisters. growing up, we called one of her brother-in-laws with the style ‘uncle [surname]’ and the other ‘uncle [first name]’. on the flip side, both aunt’s kids (my cousins) would call my dad ‘uncle [first name]’. why is this weird? first of all, we’re chinese. but we address each other … More normal is weird