MINORS ASIA – #8 In A Series For Hmong Times – Basics: Health Care (Western and Thai)

Hmong Shamanism, and other traditional healing methods and herbal remedies will be described in a future installment, as we continue to interview the folks who were there.

Black Ice – A Novella Chapter 5

Funeral drums rumbled at the front of the crowd. Children and adults sat cross-legged on the ground, each holding an unlit incense stick, all bowing their heads as the Txiv Qeej bowed his qeej and raised a leg in fine performance.

Hmong College Prep Academy To Hold Kindergarten Roundup And Literacy Night

Hmong College Prep Academy, HCPA, will be hosting their annual Kindergarten Roundup for students enrolling in kindergarten for the 2020-2021 school year. In addition, the school will also host their K-5 Literacy Night the same evening.

Nuj Yob: The Hmong Jungle Book

This rich fairy tale, traditionally shared through oral, Hmong storytelling, is finally published by the Hmong Educational Resources Publisher, written and described by Dr. Kou Yang, with lush and colorful illustrations by Yinkong Vue.

No Admittance Fee To State Parks On February 15 – Free Park Four-Pack

Pack everyone up and head for the nearest state park where the entry fee on February 15, 2020 is waved. That’s right, you’ll be admitted without paying the $7 entry fee.

Winter Camping – Fun Without The Mosquitoes

Wayne Boerner has a little secret he’d like to share with anyone who enjoys camping but likes to get away from all the other people that one sometimes finds at popular campgrounds. Try it in winter.

Black Ice – A Novella Chapter 4

Hmong Village, is it a village? Or a ghost town? Ntsuab has always seen it as the latter. Everywhere she looked, there was loss.

MINORS ASIA – #7 In A Series For Hmong Times The Basics: Supplemental Food

To supplement the rice, occasional meat and vegetables that the UN rations provided, there were various means, some of which are shown in these photos, taken in Ban Vinai and Chiang Kham refugee camps.

Hmong College Prep Academy Hosts Career Fair

Annual Event Provides The Opportunity To Interact With Area Professionals

Hmong College Prep Academy Receives Unique Donation From Random Acts

Just in time for the holidays, Hmong College Prep Academy was the recent recipient of a $1,000 donation from Random Acts, a renowned national nonprofit known for their support of spreading kindness throughout the world.

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Black Ice – A Novella  Chapter 5

Black Ice – A Novella Chapter 5

Funeral drums rumbled at the front of the crowd. Children and adults sat cross-legged on the ground, each holding an unlit incense stick, all bowing their heads as the Txiv Qeej bowed his qeej and raised a leg in fine performance.

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Nuj Yob: The Hmong Jungle Book

Nuj Yob: The Hmong Jungle Book

This rich fairy tale, traditionally shared through oral, Hmong storytelling, is finally published by the Hmong Educational Resources Publisher, written and described by Dr. Kou Yang, with lush and colorful illustrations by Yinkong Vue.

read more
Black Ice – A Novella  Chapter 3

Black Ice – A Novella Chapter 3

White flakes floated down slowly like falling feathers. Winter was here at last. A blanket of white fluff was all that could be seen where Yim Leej’s backyard garden of cilantro, green onions, and lemon grass used to be.

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Black Ice – A Novella  Chapter 2

Black Ice – A Novella Chapter 2

Snowflakes frosted the outside of Niam Yim Leej’s (Mrs. Yeeleng) living room window. The ice-cold windowsill shocked the pads of her thin fingers as she grasped for stability. Her legs were getting weaker, and the winter didn’t do much to help her frailness.

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Don’t Let Your Teen Leave Home Without A Boost

Don’t Let Your Teen Leave Home Without A Boost

Vaccines protect children from serious diseases. As they get older, teens can get diseases they already got shots for because the protection from vaccines can wear off. This is why teens need a second dose of meningococcal vaccine at age 16.

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YouTube: I’m Done!

YouTube: I’m Done!

Classic case of clickbait, did you fall for it? No, I am not quitting YouTube, but I am quitting my podcast style. Wasn’t it Jeff Bezos of Amazon who said ‘Be firm on vision but flexible on details’?

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YouTube: Thumbnails

YouTube: Thumbnails

Of course, five years ago, if you asked me ‘How are your thumbnails doing?” I would naturally reply, “Well, I don’t bite them as much because I use the nail clipper.”

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YouTube: GEAR

YouTube: GEAR

You have your idea, your audience and your niche. Let’s burn some money and buy a whole bunch of stuff at Best Buy. If you have lots of money you can stop reading now, if not, continue.

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New Grant Support For Hmong Cultural Center

New Grant Support For Hmong Cultural Center

In November 2019, Hmong Cultural Center was awarded a two year Arts grant from the McKnight Foundation. This grant will support Cultural Customs Folk Arts classes and the development of a community directory of Hmong ceremonial folk artists.

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