El Estoque

Coming out of my shell: Painful Partings

Illustration by Emily Xia

Emily Xia

May 24, 2019

A final message from your neighborhood tortoise

Coming out of my shell: Dummy Dialogue

Coming out of my shell: Dummy Dialogue

Emily Xia

April 11, 2019

How my excessive phone usage hinders meaningful conversation

Coming out of my shell: Awkward Advice

Coming out of my shell: Awkward Advice

Emily Xia

February 6, 2019

Accepting and embracing my inherent clumsiness

Cherishing Christmas: Comparing holiday traditions now to those of previous years

Cherishing Christmas: Comparing holiday traditions now to those of previous years

Emily Xia

December 17, 2018

The change I've experienced in Christmas traditions over the years

Coming out of my shell: Forgiving Failures

Illustration by Emily Xia

Emily Xia

November 21, 2018

Discussing self-perception in the midst of personal hardships

Coming out of my shell: Cautious choices

Coming out of my shell: Cautious choices

Emily Xia

October 25, 2018

Reflecting on the origins of my indecisiveness

Coming out of my shell: tortoise troubles

Coming out of my shell: tortoise troubles

Emily Xia

September 27, 2018

Confronting my inability to be assertive