September 21, 2017

Today's photo brought to you by my embarrassing teenage self.

I've lived in Azusa my whole life, but my time competing in show choir and marching band brought me in contact with people who came from cities with more opportunities and better funded programs. Even though...

September 17, 2017

Not too long ago, a headline made me swear out loud. That happens a lot these days, but this one made me want to cry. LA 18 KSCI announced its turn from its multi-lingual programming format to broadcast English infomercials. At various times, it offered programming in...

July 22, 2017

When I revived this blog, I promised myself to write something related to digital media at least once a week. But since I’m in the middle of job hunting, I decided to write another quick piece so that I won’t feel completely frustrated if I miss my self-imposed Wednesd...

July 8, 2016

Writing a quick post today. I planned on writing a piece on AR but in light of the shootings--all three events--this week, I am overwhelmed by what I see in the news and what I'm reading on my social feeds.

Parents shouldn't have to teach their kids how to survive a soc...

July 6, 2016

Introducing Behind the Story, or "BTS," a series where I reflect a bit on a recent article or piece I created. This post will be on a recent personal essay I wrote for Annenberg Media, "On Asian American Night Markets."

I don't know about you, but I LOVE food festivals....

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Keep Calm & Carreon (& Write)

I'm Heidi Carreon, a SoCal native with a love of writing and being involved in a variety of communities. This is a blog of my life as a Asian American woman working in an ever-changing media landscape. All images and graphics on this site were done by me unless stated otherwise.


If you want to learn a bit more about me, click here.

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If you want to contact me about a story idea or to say hello, please reach out to me here. Looking forward to speaking with you!

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