Who am I?!
Fun-ish facts about me
- I love biking. It's the only kind of aerobic exercise I really enjoy.
- I can hold a ten minute long conversation in Chinese.
- My favorite movie is The Social Network (though Dune and Oppenheimer are strong contenders for #1).
- I am vaguely Eastern European (my dad grew up in Soviet era Ukraine, my mom's side is Polish Jewish).
Writings I like
"The Egg" by Andy Weir, Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami, "What You'll Wish You'd Known" by Paul Graham, "The Merchant at the Alchemist's Gate" by Ted Chiang, Candide by Voltaire, "Advice for Ambitious Teenagers" by Laura Deming, Meditations by Marcus Aurelius, "The boys i mean are not refined" by E.E. Cummings, Sun Yat-sen: The Unfinished Revolution by Tijo Kayloe, The War on Normal People by Andrew Yang, A Canticle For Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller, "Howl" by Allen Ginsburg, "Earth Abides" by George Stewart
Through my personal site, I'd like to share my hot takes, findings and research about science I'm interested in, and show my progress as I try to get into the world of biotech and/or finance. If any of those things sound remotely interesting to you, feel free to check some of my posts out!