Hey, friend! So glad you dropped by. This is a fairly new website, with additional content on the way. Anyways, feel free to check it out! I know, I know... it's still a work in progress :)

SamJChong.com is my first foray into the world of creating, owning, and maintaining a website. To this end, I have the (overly?)ambitious goal of mastering html and css. This will give me the freedom and skills to code and design my own websites. Please use the Contact tab if you have any suggestions for the site.



Sam Chong is an aspiring writer, musician, and filmmaker. He is currently a student at the University of Washington School of Dentistry. Sam holds a B.S. in Chemistry with a Biochemistry Concentration from Wheaton College.

When he's not stuck in the creative process or frantically cramming for an upcoming test, Sam enjoys swimming, volleyball, and wakeboarding. His favorite shows are Parks and Rec, The Office, Stanger Things, and Psych. Sam plays piano, guitar, and ukulele. He loves Jesus, his family and friends, and his dog.

Favorite Quotes

"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty."

- Winston Churchill

"Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil."

- C.S. Lewis

"All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost."

- J.R.R. Tolkien


The Hunt

Heart runs with the dogs
Forward, backward, bounding forth
Not waiting for the mind to catch up.
Between trees and up ahead,
And in a clearing stands
Framed by sunbeams, head held high
As if she did not hear the horns.
And yet,
Upon approach she turns
To give one last pitying look
Before dancing out of reach and is