On Some Memories I Hold Dear, The New Yorker

On Omurice, Among Other Things, The New Yorker

On Ackee and Saltfish, The New Yorker

On Pancakes and Fritters, The New Yorker

On Sundubu-jjigae, The New Yorker

On Bread Pudding and Queer Baking, The New Yorker

On Kare Pan, The New Yorker

On the Many Different Ways of Experiencing an American Election, The New Yorker

On Tumblr, Platform Gentrification, and Our Shrinking Internet, Buzzfeed

On Seiwa Market and Houston’s Grocery Stores,  BuzzFeed

On American Football, BuzzFeed

On Boys, The Paris Review

On My Barber(s), The Paris Review

On Playing Soccer in New Orleans, The Paris Review

On Tattoos, The Paris Review

On Broth, Comfort, and Memory, Hazlitt

On Some Films that Mean A Good Deal to Me, Hazlitt

On Teaching at Orleans Parish Prison, Popula

On the Rothko Chapel, Catapult

On Karaage and the Universality of Fried Chicken, MUNCHIES

On “How Much of Your Fiction is Autobiographical?”, The Awl

On Japan and Leaving Home, Catapult

On Writing a Love Story, The Cut

On Queer Spaces, Stigma, Joy, and Generally Dealing, BuzzFeed