Category Archives: Racism

In The Shadow of Table Mountain


My move wasn’t without controversy. Many well-intentioned people roared about the absurd danger. Some made a more compelling case: simply, they don’t want you. These people enjoy the escape from the historically negative white presence they must deal with everyday. At best, they said, it’s voyeuristic. Continue reading

No, Really, I’m From Seattle


I’m Asian and nobody wants me to forget it. Continue reading