Wayne Wu

Wayne Wu

I am a 16 year old Asian American living in the greater Southern California area. My interests and hobbies range from composing music, playing video games, drawing digital comics, and fishkeeping.
The Axial Age: A spiritual revolution

The Axial Age: A spiritual revolution

The Axial Age, coined by German philosopher Karl Jaspers, is a period from roughly the 8th to 3rd century BCE that signified a cultural shift in the major Eurasian civilizations of China, India, Persia and the Mediterranean toward the modern era. Notable philosophers...

Opinion: China, the emerging superpower

Opinion: China, the emerging superpower

Like it or not, the American hegemony on the world order is ending soon. This may sound overly alarming to some, but to overlook this critical point in history would be foolish. As the world shifts from a unipolar world order revolving around America to a multipolar...

Games for quarantine: ‘Sid Meier’s Civilization VI’

Games for quarantine: ‘Sid Meier’s Civilization VI’

With everyone cooped up in their home with not much to do, boredom has become a major problem for teenagers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Luckily for video gamers such as myself, COVID has provided a very thin silver lining: free time to invest in our favorite games....