July 11, 2017

Hello Internet. It's been a while.It's been almost a year since I was last here, and a lot has happened since I've been away. There are a few reasons that I didn't keep up, I'll figure out how to explain it in a different post. Just know that my senior year was quite a...

July 31, 2016

For the next 10 days or so I'm going to visit the Philippines. This is going to be the first time in five years and I'm excited to create content from my trip. I feel like it's also a good opportunity to work on my backpack journalism skills.

The ter...

July 31, 2016

It has been crazy for me lately with personal things going on with my family and with my upcoming trip to the Philippines, so this is going to be just a quick write.

I was able to follow the conventions over the past two weeks. Between Ted Cruz refusing to endorse Trump...

July 19, 2016

So. Mental Health. It's an issue that means a lot to people I know. I'm a college student who not only experienced stress and anxiety before college, but I also know many people who struggle with the same issues. When Buzzfeed highlighted the stories of...

July 11, 2016

A Moment to pause

I wanted to write a post about Pokémon Go ever since I began playing last Thursday, but I held off in respect for Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and the Dallas shootings. My ability to enjoy an AR app despite these events is a privilege because they...

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...

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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.

 

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