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Being First Generation American
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Editor’s Note: Today’s post is a little…out there. Maybe it’s because I’ve been binge-watching Bridgerton or because I’m coming off my best friend’s…
“Our egos are constructed in our formative years—our first two decades. They get constructed by our environment, our parents, society. Then, we spend…
Detaching from Identity
“Everyone wants an exciting life, but most people are afraid to take the bull by the horns. So they take an easy option for an exciting life. They live…
My Greatest Lesson from 2021
Hi there Stories by Shiv community, I hope you all had a nice holiday weekend. This time of year always make me reflect on the past 12 months. Time has…
Editor’s Note: For the month of December, I’m sharing creative pieces weekly rather than my bi-weekly long-form non-fiction musings. This week, I’m…
Welcome to the 31 new subscribers since my last post! I so appreciate you. If you’re reading this, and haven’t subscribed yet, click below to join the…
You know how people say, “I don’t mean to wax poetic” when they’re being overly verbose and flowery with their language? If not, you’re about to. Over…