Articles

Articles

I write about food, culture, politics, and more.

Food

SF Chronicle

"Tenderloin destination Hai Ky Mi Gia captures multiple immigrant identities" - May ‘18

"Martabak and the search for a small piece of Indonesia" - April ‘18

"After nearly 60 years, Stan's Donut still the sweet spot of Santa Clara" - March ‘18

Tasting Table

"This New Cocktail Menu Is Inspired by 'Spirited Away'" - July ‘18

"5 Culinary Day Trips You Can Take from San Francisco" - March ‘18

"Say Hello to Robin, SF's Newest Robot Barista" - February ’18

The Bold Italic

“A Closer Look at SF’s Food-Truck Industry” - March 2019

"The Real Matcha Madness" - August 2018

"Yes, I Tried the Tacro" - February 2018

"Ritual Coffee, the Progressive Coffee Company SF Needs" - February 2018

"The History of Chinatown’s Oldest Bakery" - December 2017

7x7.com

"Get schooled in sake at Bay Area breweries, museums + shops" - January 2018

"5 Festive SF Bars Slinging Christmas-Themed Drinks" - December 2017

"7 Norcal Farms That Serve the Freshest Dinners Ever" - December 2017

"San Francisco's Oldest Bakeries" - November 2017

"The Bay Area's 6 Best Indonesian Restaurants" - Sept 2017

Jakarta Java Kini, Print Lifestyle Magazine

"Street Snacks" - September 2015

"Asian Dessert Houses" - June 2015 

“Fabulously Frozen” – July 2014

“Meals on Wheels” – June 2014

“Vegetarian Delights” – May 2014

“Wonderfully Weird” – April 2014

"Rise and Shine" - March 2014

Epicure Indonesia, Print Culinary Magazine

"Worth the Shot" - July 2014

“Going Solo” - January 2014

The Columbia Spectator

"Ketchup or Kimchee?" - November 2012

"Pok Pok Phat Thai" - October 2012

 

Features and Interviews

Hacker Noon

"Struggling to understand what blockchain is? Me too” - January ‘19

The Bold Italic

"(Re)defining Marriage in the Bay Area" - March '18

Jakarta Java Kini, Print Lifestyle Magazine

"The Road Less Traveled" - September ‘15

The Columbia Spectator

"New Poetry experiments with technique, media in new exhibit" - November ‘12

"White Light Festival" - October ‘12

"Neighborhood Watch: Brooklyn Heights" - September 2012

Globe Asia, Print Business Magazine

"Fighting poverty via the cell-phone" - October 2011