• Hee Won Chung

    about coming home

    letters for syd

    February 28, 2020
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    Dear Syd, I don’t know if you remember this. When we traveled as kids, Dad let us each pick out one treat to take on the airplane. I’d get Sour Skittles and you’d get Regular Skittles, but you’d eat all of yours before the flight attendant even showed us where the exits were. And then […]

    portrait of a senior on fire

    on friendship, love, and dwindling time

    February 21, 2020
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    Valentine’s Day has passed and the end is nigh. I don’t speak of heartbreak, let alone any impending apocalypse: I refer to the t-minus three months until the Class of 2020 passes through the Van Wickle gates for the second and final time. A certain poignancy, a melancholic sense of the inevitable, has cast a […]