You don't post much to this newsletter, because there aren't really that many new things to report. You didn’t apply to any jobs last week. You also kn…
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Ernie: Hey, JavaScript. JavaScript: Oh. It’s you. E: Yeah. So it’s been a while. JS: Oh. It has. E: I’m sorry I’ve been away so long. You know how it g…
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Last week, I had a technical interview with Google. It went badly. And it wasn't just, like, Asian modesty badly. The last 45 minutes were a slow-motio…
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This weekend, I asked my boyfriend if I could borrow some money to pay my income taxes. I can feel all the spirits of my ancestors, rising from their r…
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I’m in Los Angeles with Kareem for the week. What am I going to do otherwise, stay in Miami by myself for his birthday? For my, what, imaginary job? It…
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Earlier today, I met up with a friend for lunch at a cute little spot on Biscayne. And when I say “cute,” I don’t necessarily mean that to be cliche, b…
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I’m still interviewing for tech jobs, mostly as a software developer. Applying for software developer jobs is akin to auditioning for, like, American I…
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Hurricane Dorian has, for the most part, passed Miami. Kareem is in LA this week and I’m tending to the house alone, but my anxiety was less about the …
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Hello, friends! For the three or four of you that I am not friends with on Facebook, or we don’t follow each other on Twitter, Saturday was my last day…
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Man, I’ve never felt more 42 in my entire life. Last week my doctor called me with my blood test results and confirmed that hey, not only do I have gou…
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I went to see The Farewell a couple of days ago. It’s about a Chinese grandma who has cancer, and everyone is too Chinese to tell her. Of which, I have…
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I spent this long weekend at a guesthouse in Wilton Manors; a staycation if you will. K and I were going to make a trip to bookend the end of my sabbat…
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