Author: Sobrina Tung Pies

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New Writing on Full Grown People

A personal essay I wrote about the loneliness of grief is up on Full Grown People today if...

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Dear Alan: 3-Month Update

Dear Alan, Today I am 32 years old, and in so many ways, I don’t feel it. I still get excited...

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Riding Off Into the Sunset

My friends, I have sad news to share. On the morning of May 22, my husband Alan passed away in...

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On Being Ready/Not Ready

It’s been a hard week. Last Friday, Alan had a 106 degree fever and was hospitalized for...

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The Sweetest Thing

It’s been hard for Alan to eat lately, so whenever he finds something he likes, he’ll usually...

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The Magical Jumpsuit

If there’s one trend I’m excited about wearing this spring, it’s the jumpsuit. At first I...

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Our Cavallo Point Weekend

A few weeks ago, Alan and I spent the weekend in Sausalito. We stayed at Cavallo Point, a lodge...

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On Stopping Treatment and Choosing Hospice

This past February, Alan stopped taking chemo. Together, we made the difficult decision that he...

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Pinterest Nails

My friend Jenny (the one with the great eyeliner) also gets really fun manicures. For...

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How to Eat a Burger

You know when you’re eating a big juicy burger that’s perfectly cooked (medium rare)...

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