August 6, 2019

I wrote this piece when Asian Creative Network: Los Angeles ran a contest as part of a promotion for "The Farewell" that encouraged folks to share experiences of their grandmother or visiting their ancestral land. This was one of the first personal pieces that drove me...

January 31, 2019

Today's photo brought to you by Wix. 

I should take a nap.

That was my first thought when I came home almost

year ago, dropping a box full of office supplies and folders in my living room. My internship ended with no offer of a full-time position, and in hindsight that w...

September 11, 2017

This was an update that I posted to LinkedIn. I wanted to post this to my blog in the hope that it will keep me more accountable to balance my work and relaxation. Photo courtesy of Wix. 

I realized that I have a focus problem at work. In fact, it got so bad t...

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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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