I wrote this piece after watching the movie twice, and this was the first time I really shared about my experience as an Asian American. Putting this on Facebook was really uncomfortable and I was terrified about what people would think. But the responses I saw revealed the power that…

5th grade. Conway, Arkansas. I’m walking home with one of my friends after school. We pass by a bus stop where a bus was picking up students to take home. And as we walk by, I see a hand reach out the window and point at me.

“Look! It’s Jackie…

Josh W

Hook ’em 2018

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