Personal Essays & Reviews
Losing Whiteness When You Lose Your Father, Catapult, April 11, 2019.
Loving, Hating, and Being from Texas, Catapult, September 27, 2017.
From Pacquiao to H-1B Visas: Global Asian Culture and America's Shifting Identity, Los Angeles Review of Books, February 24, 2017.
50 Shades of Regret: A Cautionary Tale About Online Dating and the Movies, Salon, February 19, 2017.
Comfort in a 50-Pound Bag, Serious Eats, June 3, 2016
Five Stages of Prince Fandom, The Rumpus, February 4, 2016.
Women-Size: Female Image-Making and PJ Harvey, The Rumpus, December 17, 2015.
Filipino: The Five-Step Plan, Gastronomica, Summer 2015.
I Was an Amazon Chew Toy, The Awl, January 14, 2015.
Letters to a Pitchikoo, The Morning News, June 24, 2011.
True Stories: A Piece of Cake, Nerve, June 19, 2011.