Pet’s Rest Cemetery

Before leaving the Bay Area after a fun filled vacation weekend, Cody and I knew we wanted to visit the city of Colma, the necropolis of California. The town’s 17 cemeteries comprise approximately 73% of the town’s land area and according to the 2010 United States Census, had a population of 1,792. The dead outnumber…

STOLEN SOUL: Anna May Wong

Ever since my introduction to Anna May Wong in college through the documentary Slaying the Dragon, she has become one of my heroes. An intellegent, strong, independent, outspoken woman who made her name in Hollywood and internationally, she became Chinese-American super star during an era where the Chinese suffered from overt racism. Unfortuantely, she struggled with the…