Tiffany Teng

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Tiffany Teng is consistently inconsistent and always up for a bowl of noodles. Born in New Jersey, she is currently living in Yangon, Myanmar. Her writing can be found in Mekong Review, South China Morning Post, Roads & Kingdoms and New Naratif.  She is also a communications consultant and has her own clothing brand Yamin Burma.


Cover Photo: A panoramic view of the mountainous countryside of Laos: rocky crags covered in lush trees, wide open fields, and a bright sky blanketed with fluffy clouds
For My Immigrant Parents, a Vacation Is a Reprieve from Labor—for Me, It’s a Time to Work

My parents wanted to give me opportunities that they never had, to let me participate in bizarre American rites of passage.

Nov 21, 2019