Thorn is dangerous. No body likes thorn, yet we might run into it sometimes, no matter how hard we try to avoid. That seems like an analogy to so many adversities in life.

The other day I was trying to use a wooden chopstick to grab some food and a…

People love in different ways.

My aunt loves me and my cousin by cooking for us the best foods and even helping us to plan out our lives, which sometimes is not necessary. However, her way of loving is to see people she loves be better every day. …

If someone were to ask me “how was this year?” I would say that it was normal. I failed a lot, which means I also tried a lot but most importantly, I have learnt to be patient, be patient with a coworker who has cancer, be patient with a younger…

‘Hesitate’, the most ugly dress I never want to put on but I tend to wear it a lot. My friends and family know that I am so hesitated, I often going back and forth when it comes to decision making. Why?

I think mostly, here and there, there are…

I had a very intimate conversation with my brother today about life and family. He is only 8 years old but sometimes I feel like I am talking to a 30s year old man.

My sister is sick and in pain so we both really worry for her, in fact…

After a half marathon, I want to do a full one, but let me first share my journey to the half.

I entered the race with uncertainties of how it is going to be and how I am during and after it. I signed up for the race only two…

Today on a walk after church, all of my memories from childhood all of a sudden come back, probably because tomorrow is my birthday. I am always proud to say that I had a really great time in my childhood.

My mom said when I was just born, my body…

Every time I visit my aunt, I cannot stop myself from being awed. She is one of the strongest women, one of the great people in my life, and also one of the people I am most touched. …

Hong Tran

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone!”

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