Dermatitis Free-At Least for Now!

The last time I wrote about my irritant contact dermatitis (ICD) was probably around April. Since that last post, I have had an ongoing battle with my dermatitis breaking out after one or two weeks. However, I am glad to say that my dermatitis seems to have gone away for the last four months. I… Continue reading Dermatitis Free-At Least for Now!

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High Maintenance, Unattractive, and Fat: Just Another Ordinary Day

Today I ran into an old acquaintance, her husband, friends, and a few family members. A few minutes later, I went to the bathroom and realized that she and her friends had also walked in. Without realizing I was inside one stall, she started calling me fat, unattractive, ugly, high maintenance, and an attention seeker.… Continue reading High Maintenance, Unattractive, and Fat: Just Another Ordinary Day

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Just Another Normal Day, at least I thought it was

On a typical workday, I walked to Dollar Tree to get a drink and a snack. As I got closer to the store, I noticed the homeless man sitting outside. He had his face buried in his arms. Beside him is his backpack with his sign sitting on top. The same sign I see him… Continue reading Just Another Normal Day, at least I thought it was

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Clothing and Culture

I love wearing Hmong clothes because the outfits are so beautiful and intricate. Depending on the style, some outfits can take weeks to months to finish. Hmong outfits for women can be worn with pants or skirts. It can range from very simple to extravagant, decorated with beads, bells, and coins. For women and girls,… Continue reading Clothing and Culture


Tales of Retail Horror

I am a retail employer, and at the same time, I am also a customer. So wherever I shop, I like to be nice to the employees because I know how it feels to deal with rude customers. I do not like dealing with rude customers, but I also have no problem confronting them, especially… Continue reading Tales of Retail Horror