The Korean film "Parasite" recently won Best Picture at the Academy Awards, leading Jeong Shin to reflect on her own love of film and the importance of representation.
“Home” is different for everyone. Call anyone that reminds you of home — anyone that feels like home — and take a minute to reflect. No matter how busy your days may be, you owe yourself at least a couple minutes to stop and smell the roses.
I’m constantly listening to music. So much so, that it honestly didn’t make sense that I hadn’t gone to one yet. I wasn’t planning on going to one, either, because of how hectic life has become since coming to Stanford. A couple weeks ago, though, the perfect opportunity came up. Lauv was playing in Oakland. Tickets were decently priced. I had a 9am the next morning, but I’d become a pro napper; sleep wasn’t a problem.
Putting all of your effort into classes, social relationships and other endeavors can be exhausting, but self-care practices can ease the burden.
Starting fresh can be a beautiful thing. At least for a little while, past mistakes, awkward moments and tense relationships can be ignored. I don’t have to live in the fear that my past may be brought up to stain my present. I’m given a blank slate. Starting fresh, however, can also be incredibly scary.…