I am a Vietnamese American writer and educator based in the San Francisco Bay Area.  I hail from the great foreign nation of the People’s Republic of Texas.  I write essays and short stories even though words are falling out of favor for ironic memes like this:

Otter Write

I also draw flow charts, which I believe is a quintessentially American concept – an attempt to organize a confusing cacophony of ideas only for it to be more confusing than what it was supposed to originally organize.  Here’s an example:

When Will You Update