Intro

Recently, I’ve been getting asked about how my life in Korea has been going. People are curious, but honestly, I don’t know how to respond. I can’t say my life has changed drastically since I moved here about a year ago- maybe in small ways, but definitely not a lot. I find that my view…

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~Hiatus Officially Over~

Hello friends! It’s been entirely too long, hasn’t it? A lot of things have been happening in my life since I took the much-needed hiatus. Great, unexpected, and unplanned things have occurred and have turned my life completely around. Even though I am back later than I promised, I have finally found some time to…

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~A Brief Hiatus ~

Hi friends, Sadly this day has come. I have been postponing it as much as I can hoping that things will get better but I think it’s time for me to make it official. Some of you may have noticed that I haven’t been posting as frequently as I would like and that is because…

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Dear Mom,

To your soft yet wise words that have sustained me into adulthood, To your slender and calloused hands that held, fed, and supported me through the years, To your robust and slim body that carried and raised not only me but my siblings as well, To your smile and melodious laughter that always put my…

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#029- Diary of a Foreigner

The pitter of the rain fall steadily above me. My eyes fight to stay open while my body struggles with the task of sitting straight. My head bobs back and forth, as if the weight of it is suddenly too much for my neck to carry. My vision blurs making me to see double. It’s…

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A Trip to Hwasun

These days I’ve been feeling very overwhelmed and stressed lately so I decided to take a day on my weekend just to get out of the city and enjoy the day resting. Though the trip to Hwasun wasn’t exactly planned, it still ended up being a very enjoyable trip. I would recommend this place to…

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#027- Diary of a Foreigner

I like my independence. I like being able to go anywhere and do things on my own time with no restrictions. I like the feeling of being self-sufficient and capable; The feeling of controlling my future and having a say in the things that I want or need. I like knowing that my life is…

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#026- Diary of a Foreigner

A simple “no” would’ve sufficed. If you feel it’s too harsh then a plain “I’m sorry, but I’m not interested” works too. I won’t pester you too much. Why must you hide behind elaborate questionings and roundabout answers? To spare my feelings? You’re not doing me any favors, sweetheart. Your intentions may be sweet but…

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