Love is a $ sign

“More, more, MORE!” whines the voice inside your head Your id’s become your identity,  instant gratification thy middle name. Every vein pulsating with greed Lusting evermore for the latest, the coolest, the best  For thy passion of the day, the hour, the minute, the second. Satiation is the scapegoat;  Disguise consumerism as self-care As you…

Today

Hot cup of cocoa caressed by clammy palms You lie warm and content in the embrace of your old blanket Cocooned by alternating layers of fur and nostalgia Soaking in the crimson sunrise A gentle rain trickles down from the sky Flirting with your flimsy window-panes Tapping in tune to the sashay of the palm…

Preview: Interview with spoken word artist Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai

Last month, Pacific Ties had the opportunity to attend the 2009 Campus Progress National Conference in Washington D.C. In addition to listening to awesome speakers like Bill Clinton, Van Jones and Nancy Pelosi, we also got to experience an amazing performance given by Chinese-Taiwanese spoken-word artist, Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai. Who is Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai? She’s…