Creative Nonfiction

I think of my grandmother sometimes and wonder what hypothetical good it would do to come out to her at this point. “It’d probably kill her,” my partner says. The truth is that I am not ready for another version of my grandmother, one who might reject me, just as she is not ready for another version of me.
Jaime Woo
December 19, 2017
All we have for divine guidance in this world are the stories our parents pass down, the hope that the rituals we think matter actually do. It’s both comforting and terrifying how fallible our gods are.
Asha Thanki
November 14, 2017
the author at her birth father's grave
An adoptee goes in search of her birth father and finds a new and unexpected source of family.
Susan Ito
November 9, 2017
A special literary folio featuring poetry, fiction and an essay by Asian American adoptee writers. With poetry curated by Guest Editor Marci Calabretta Cancio-Bello.
Karissa Chen
November 9, 2017
Literature recommendations from our very own writers.
Karissa Chen
December 17, 2016
Akemi Johnson
August 14, 2014
Ari Laurel
July 28, 2014
Sharon H. Chang
July 22, 2014
Sylvie Kim
July 14, 2014
Andrew Lam
May 11, 2014

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