Catching up in the Reader? Here’s a selection of notable conversations and interviews featuring some of our favorite writers on WordPress.com.
On identity and empathy
Looking back, I was generally happy growing up in the Midwest, but it was a difficult place to work out my Asian American identity. For me, it was hard to be a visible minority without a vocabulary to understand my experiences or people to process them with. But in retrospect, I’m grateful that I went through this — both because it made me think seriously about race and ethnicity from an early age and because being different taught me empathy. I constantly…
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