This piece was a part of PETA’s “Meat is Murder” campaign, saying that “all meat come from somebody”. I was shocked when I saw this. At first, I was assuming it was some sort of performance art done by some crazy artist, but it seems that’s not the case. This was a twisted version of… Read More

Does Yeong-hye ever have any agency in this chapter? In my opinion, yes she does. Yeong-hye has already shown herself to be an internally powerful woman, she has extreme self control. In chapter 2, Yeong-hye has proven herself to have agency by agreeing to the divorce, and not letting something like that effect her as… Read More

“Are you sure you think you can handle it?” My mother asked me, her mouth pursed and her eyebrows tilted down causing little wrinkles to form on her forehead. She was gripping the steering wheel so hard her knuckles were almost white. “Mom, I’ll be fine. I’m 16 now you know.” I replied, almost rolling… Read More

Food Memoir Statement of Intent I want my food memoir to circle around the tension between myself and my inability to balance my life working at a cupcake shop, and my life at school. ——————————————————————————————————————— “Are you sure you think you can handle it?” My mother asked me in a worried tone. “Mom, I’ll be… Read More