Life

A World Destabilized

The world is being shaken. We used to live isolated in our own neighborhoods, states, and countries. World news did not affect us. But the earthquake in Japan, the revolution in Egypt, and the publication of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother stir our hearts. In restaurants, buses, stores, and subways, Americans are discussing these … Continue reading

Life

Success

What does it mean to be successful? Perhaps to many people success means having a good career, family, house, and car. Success may be achieving the accolades of Amy Chua‘s daughters. Success may be winning the Pulitzer Prize or owning a major corporation. To others success is achieving their life dreams, whatever that may be. But … Continue reading