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How I Got into Publishing: Jennifer Ung, Associate Editor, Simon Pulse

many children of Asian immigrants, I grew up believing there are only two paths 
you can take in life: pursue medicine, or pursue law. It never occurred to me
as a kid that I could follow anything other than the path my parents so 
carefully laid out for me: college close to home, stable job, Asian husband, a 
litter of babies. “Dream jobs” are for 
white people
, I was always told, not 
for you

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