LKD

All The Layers

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking, which I realize happens often during the holidays. I guess it’s from all the free time. From all the layers. All the layers and layers of skin built up all year long, of not enough no’s and too much yes’s, of mesh fabric and then cashmere, of one too many pairless…

say no to snakes

Inspired by a text from a friend, "Lmao! God sometimes I hate this industry"...let me reveal the ugly side of blogging and Fashion PR.

The ugliest part of blogging and my time in Fashion PR isn't the workload or the demanding time commitment (the occasional 12 hour work days, the wor…

sun sets

My day starts the moment the sun sets. I can only hope that the sunset in me will still love the sunrise. Will be alive far enough to see another round--sun sets, sun rises, repeat.

- sun sets

-- Visuals by Juliano Wearing: Time Lapse Dress - The Fifth Label (via Fashion Bunker) Silhouette Choker - Lad…

he's the one

He makes me laugh. Even when I think there's not a laugh in me. He finds it like his uncanny search acts for coveted speakeasy, the one hidden behind six layers of passage ways, a hot dog joint, a telephone, then right underneath my rib cage, under a steel plate I spent years building, and the…

turn of the tide

Only in retrospection do I finally understand the metaphor lying in this could-have been absolutely perfect day.
We woke up to the sound of waves crashing onto shore—melodic, steady, easy, easy there. We followed the sound, clumsily stepping on wet stone until the sound surrounded us. Until the s…

Travel | One Day, Three Temples

Prologue:
Growing up, the only religion I knew was Buddhism, the kind with an large amount of deities. One for the ocean. One for money. One for health. The list goes on. My mom and I would watch horribly dubbed Hong Kong movies featuring the Monkey King, Kwan Yin, and other mythical beings and I s…