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Kingsley Tang & The Purple Reaction · 1d ago

Parenthood: Week 201 - Tangerine

Slowly, Ollie pulls back the peels as I hold the tangerine. He carefully puts each piece of the peel in my other hand that I hold open for him. At times, I get a piece of peel started for ...
Kingsley Tang & The Purple Reaction · 2d ago

Year 3: Week 30 – Longer Chunks of Time

A couple months ago, I started noticing something with my 3rd graders. Almost every single activity I did, I ended before the students were done with the activity. Many of the music teachin...
Kingsley Tang & The Purple Reaction · 6d ago

Dance

Kingsley Tang & The Purple Reaction · 1W ago

Parenthood: Week 200 – The Right Amount Of Time

You can spend too much time with your kid.Yes, it’s true that often I spend the entire day with my family, but if I really think about it, there’s always part of that day when we may be in t...
Kingsley Tang & The Purple Reaction · 1W ago

Year 7: Week 29 – The Insecurity of It All

I’ve never had any other job than being a teacher except for some musician gigs. While I do believe that other jobs are full of insecurities, there are unique things about being in a teache...
Kingsley Tang & The Purple Reaction · 1W ago

Window Art

Kingsley Tang & The Purple Reaction · 2W ago

Parenthood: Week 199 – Who's in control of the music in the car?

The majority of the time, I’d say like 70% of the time when I’m in the car, Ollie is in control of what we are listening to the car. Sometimes he doesn’t care and we listen to whatever I’m i...
Kingsley Tang & The Purple Reaction · 2W ago

My Friendships With Women or "Why I have no issues eating along with other women."

In 2002, Mike Pence told the Hill that he never eats alone with a woman other than his wife and that he won’t attend events featuring alcohol without her by his side, either. From Karen Pen...
Kingsley Tang & The Purple Reaction · 2W ago

Beach

Kingsley Tang & The Purple Reaction · 3W ago

Parenthood: Week 198 – Spring Break . . . kind of

Diana, Ollie and I all have different spring breaks this year. So when people asked about my upcoming spring break and I told them that Ollie didn’t have the same spring break as me, I gene...