Ever since I was a child—and still, actually—the most terrifying thing I can imagine is losing someone you love. Then a mentor asked about the ethnicity of the characters, and I started to realize that many of the feelings of being an outsider made a lot of sense if the father of the family were Asian, and the family mixed.
It made them a family outside not just one culture, but outside two, and that double displacement was interesting to me.
, but was renamed to avoid the confusion that arising from the SNES in the name - many people thought that it emulated only Super NES, when in reality it now emulates Nintendo classic 8-bit NES roms, Super Nintendo smc files, black and white GAME BOY, Game Boy Color, Gameboy Advance / GBA SP / micro and the das Shiny core can play Nintendo DS games in a NDS rom format.
Een aantal HEAO-ers bedachten toen onder het genot van een pilsje op het terras van het huidige restaurant ‘De Blauwe Engel’ (Toen Cafe ‘De Rode Tomaat’) dat daar verandering in moet komen. Even heeft Animoso er nog aan gedacht om toe gelaten te worden tot het Soos-gebouw van het IHBO-corp.
Doch de kloof tussen de twee culturen van de HTS en HEAO bleek te groot te zijn.
and elsewhere, and she has been awarded the Pushcart Prize, the Hopwood Award, and a scholarship to the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference.
She earned an MFA from the University of Michigan (now the Helen Zell Writers’ Program at the University of Michigan) and has taught writing at the University of Michigan and Grub Street in Boston. To learn more about her and her work, visit or follow her on Twitter (@pronounced_ing).