Category: Serious Writing

My Day to Killing Fields and Tuol Sleng (S-21) Prison

I sat on the damp cushion on the couch. Reaching inside my camera bag, I re-counted the twenty-five dollars I had in USD currency: one 5, one 10, and ten 1’s. Ten minutes later, I walked out of the outdoor hotel lobby, through metal gates, and boarded the minivan that was labeled “Killing Field and

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Category: Serious Writing

Update – Soft launch of TIFFYUN.COM

After several years of being content with tiffyun.wordpress.com, I finally re-purchased the domain of tiffyun.com. My excuse for not renewing the domain when it was expiring was that I couldn’t justify the payment without any revenue from my blog. Excuses, excuses. This time, I set up Google Ad Sense, waiting to get approved. I am committed

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Category: Serious Writing

China’s One Child Policy and JFK’s Death

One decision cost a country its leader’s life. One decision left a country with damages that will take decades to undo. “It’s unsafe. It’s open space.” “It’ll be good for publicity.” “We won’t be able to adequately protect him.” “We’ll have motorcades. We’ll have patrolmen in the front and back.” “Someone can still shoot in this open space.”

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Category: Serious Writing

Category: Serious Writing

Editorial on Brock Turner’s White Male Privilege

One night in China, Papa Tiffany and Mama Tiffany got together and conceived a sexy, beautiful, funny and perfect baby (I can write whatever I want, this is my blog), me. Nine months later, I exited Mama Tiffany’s body and began my life as a girl of Han descendants. A few years later, I immigrated

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Category: Serious Writing

A Blessing or a Curse?

He had scissors for hands. After being discovered by a local townswoman, he arrived and stayed at her home. While there, he crafted sculptures from ice and trees. The townspeople were impressed by his talent and idolized him. His name was Edward Scissorhands. My new role was another chess piece to my board game of getting

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