What I’m Up To
July was great because I mostly stayed at home reading and writing. A highlight was visiting lots of incredible museums such as The Frick Collection and the Guggenheim, which are super cheap ways to explore incredible artwork. I also started visiting colleges, which was not so fun. Stay tuned till the end of this post for my big announcement!
What I’m Reading
Right now, I’m reading This Time Will Be Different by Misa Sugiura. Sugiura’s second novel follows CJ, a Japanese-American teenager living in California. CJ happily works in her family’s flower shop, but when her mom decides to sell the store– to the same family that took advantage of her grandparents during WWII– CJ decides to take action. Stories about internment camps feel especially relevant right now, when our government is holding thousands of innocent children and families in camps and conducting ICE raids throughout the country.Continue reading