Li Charmaine Anne

Last name Li, first name Charmaine. I write stuff.

Black and white doodle of a person in glasses, toque, short hair, with writing in front on a desk and mug of coffee.
Black and white doodle of a person in glasses, toque, short hair, with writing in front on a desk and mug of coffee.
Self-portrait provided by author.

My Backstory


Friendship in a mass-entertainment world.

Lego reenactment of Big Bang Theory.
Lego reenactment of Big Bang Theory.
The Big Bang Theory gang. Photo by Ben on Unsplash


A story’s resonance transcends its storyteller.

dark, red nighttime photo of moon setting/rising behind bushes.
dark, red nighttime photo of moon setting/rising behind bushes.
Photo by Ankhesenamun on Unsplash


And how bad for you are they…really?

Ramen noodles with hardboiled egg, bok choy, lettuce, and other toppings.
Ramen noodles with hardboiled egg, bok choy, lettuce, and other toppings.
Photo by Cody Chan on Unsplash


Busting asexuality myths as we gear up for V-day.

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Photo by Biel Morro on Unsplash


Getting bad grades doesn’t mean you are dumb. Plus: real tips on how to do well in school.

Black and white vintage photo of many uniformed pupils hard bent over desks at school.
Black and white vintage photo of many uniformed pupils hard bent over desks at school.
Photo by Museums Victoria on Unsplash


How the “crazy rich” Asian stereotype does harm—local and global examples

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Photo by M on Unsplash


Don’t let gym class trauma doom you to a sedentary life.

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Photo by Adrian Swancar on Unsplash


Social media is a fact of life that we must adapt to.

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#2. Netflix, but Netflix wisely.

Up close view of remote control with Netflix on TV blurred behind it.
Up close view of remote control with Netflix on TV blurred behind it.
Photo by Piotr Cichosz on Unsplash

Li Charmaine Anne

(She/They) Author on unceded Coast Salish territories (Vancouver, Canada). At work on first novel. Get links to read my stuff for free: https://bit.ly/2MleRqJ

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