I’ve always lived on the coast. From being born in a rural, traditional town int the middle of Pennsylvania to moving to a large town in the suburbs of Boston, I had never experienced living anywhere else but the east coast.
I’m sitting here working through my homework with my trusty plastic pencil.
My pencil of choice is the classic Bic 0.5mm pencil, a staple in any cool middle school student’s “Five Star©” pencil case. If anyone had one of these cool, clicky pencils, they were instantly…
Struggling to put “Asian” or “Other” as my nationality is just one of my struggles being Indian. High expectations from parents and being expected to go into one of two pre-chosen professions are just another few struggles faced by South Asians on a day-to-day basis.