City Girl By Adelle Xiao This piece talks about my relationships with nature and my parents in order to explore my feelings toward living in New York City. I am…
Born and raised in New York City, Adelle Xiao is currently a sophomore in high school in Manhattan. She most often writes personal essays, memoirs, and poetry about experiences that are important to her. When she is not writing, Adelle spends most of her time making art, playing the violin, and doing various forms of volunteer work.
A piece about my relationship to my cultural identity that explores my feelings about being Chinese and raised in America.