Christine C. Hsu

Weekend To-Do List

Pee now
Eat later

Tough day
Smoke weed

Nap now
Drool now
Eat now

Drink beer

About the Author

Christine C. Hsu is an essayist, playwright, and poet based in San Francisco. She has been published by The Bold Italic, xoJane, KQED, ABC News Radio Online, Yellow Arrow Journal, Lunchbox Moments, Slipform Poetry Anthology 2020, Mixed Mag, DropOut Literary Magazine, and NonBinary Review. Her plays have been performed by the Negro Ensemble Company, Crafton Hills College, and the Pear Theatre. Her essay, “China Doll,” will be published in the Nonwhite and Woman Anthology by Woodhall Press in Fall 2022. Find her online at