shanghai born
toronto raised
san francisco based
(i feel like where i’m from is really important to who i am)
“software engineer”
(among other other nouns)

interests: cognitive science, philosophy, arts, computational linguistics, intimacy
& especially the intersection of all that

me ‘professionally’ - i love working with people and making stuff
that’s v. vague & cliché, i know.
i’m sorry.
it’s true though.
i’m generally really happy at work.

me as a person -

hum hallelujah - fall out boy
swallowed in the sea - coldplay
lithium - nirvana
love love love - of monsters and men
calendar girl - the stars
Lord, i need you - matt maher
it’s oh so quiet - bjork
lurgee - radiohead
let down - radiohead
heart is hard to find - jimmy eat world
simple math - manchester orchestra
Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74 - Tchaikovsky
for reasons unknown - the killers
nothing at all - taking back sunday
23 - jimmy eat world
the sun is shining down - jj grey & mofro

the books that are at the back of my mind & form the backdrop of my beliefs & opinions -

east of eden - john steinbeck
brave new world - aldous huxley
catcher in the rye - j.d. salinger
man’s search for meaning - victor frankl
salt of the earth - joseph ratzinger