Essays from an Immigrant Diary


The musings of a fairly privileged and unabashedly progressive immigrant:

The diary of a fairly privileged immigrant

Erie, Pennsylvania and the shakiest of starts

Slovenly Misogynist and Fiefdom King

21st century imperialism and peaceniking

Friendship of convenience

The Purge of Prudishness

Mandatory shoestring budgeting

“Bring your Bible with you”

Courting the Big City

Trouble in anti-paradise

An immigrant heart is one that grows fonder and whinier

That inexplicable quirk about leaving

Pariah feet in elite academia

Race, caste, and friendship

Why Beyoncé could become our generation’s Muhammad Ali

Cat Lady and Ailing Man of Little Thought

9 scary reasons Donald Trump can become president in November