Lý Thường Kiệt

United States

A Vietnamese-American guy from California. ENTJ poet/philosopher, political/military thinker. Student of the classics. Catholic religion, Daoist philosophy.

Message from Writer

I am an ambitious Vietnamese-American who dreams of serving America and making the world a better place. I hope to attend the United States Military Academy at West Point. I naturally gravitate towards leadership, and possess remarkable efficiency and dedication in all that I do. I am a devout Catholic who participates actively in my faith. I’m very academically oriented, competing in many different competitions spanning many different subjects. I also have an interest in badminton and table tennis. I’ve always strived to become better and to rise up and prove myself. I’ve taken on many challenges to prove to myself what I am capable of.

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Lý Thường Kiệt (United States) published:

Divided

PROMPT: Creative Nonfiction Competition 2020

    I sat on my swivel chair rubbing my temples.  I was upset, but not for a reason you would expect.  That day, it was announced that Mr. Biden will succeed President Trump as president of the United States of America.  I scrolled through the news app on my phone to see how the media reacted.  As I continued to scroll, I kept seeing the same statements over and over.  Every time the articles proclaimed that Senator Harris will...

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Lý Thường Kiệt (United States) reviewed:

When I Realized I'm White

PROMPT: Creative Nonfiction Competition 2020

Your essay is wonderful, and if you add more about your experiences with white privilege and more about your intentions for change, it would be stellar. I would like to invite you to read my essay "Divided" to read another...

3 months ago

Lý Thường Kiệt (United States) liked When I Realized I'm White by Sara Roza (United States)

3 months ago