The Topaz Journal


My name is Sandra Nguyen.  I created this blog to keep an online space for my writing, and to connect with like-minded people. 

As a child I always had a story brewing in my head but I never had the courage to write. You wonder why? I believe Margaret Atwood explained it perfectly 'If I waited for perfection, I would never write a word'

Forty years into my journey I discovered to write is to take a journey into yourself. Maya Angelou once said 'there is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside of you'. 

And so, the journey begins.....