48 Hours in Seoul

I think I’ve finally recovered enough from my brother’s visit (and my own brief visit to Seoul), to be able to reflect back and recognize what an epic time it was. There were some losses, including sleep, my laptop (though that technically happened just prior to the start of the visit), and my razor (which […]

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On the Day of a Thunderstorm

My beloved MacBook Pro got taken out by a wild thunderstorm on Friday. I came home to find it sitting on my floor in a puddle of dirty water and immediately started to cry. Just kidding. But it did rather effectively kill the adrenaline high I had been on anticipating my brother’s imminent arrival to Korea. […]

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My Brother is Coming to Korea!!!

Can’t believe that this very Friday, my little brother is visiting me in Busan! To celebrate this momentous occasion, this blog post is dedicated to my brother. On the off chance he actually reads this, I’m only going to say nice things. Just kidding. (Not kidding.) What can I say about my brother? Well, first of […]

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What Brothers Are For

I just came across this TED talk video via facebook earlier tonight. At the beginning, I was only half-listening, but in the middle, I suddenly burst into tears. By the end, I was straight-up bawling. There were various reasons for my tears. (If you’ve been following my blog for awhile, you’re aware that North Korea is very […]

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