What’s your hobby?

When I was in second grade, my school had a story writing contest on fire safety. I remember writing my story on Hangul manuscript papers, making sure that I was following the spacing guidelines accurately. Couple days later, my teacher came up to me and asked if I had written the story all by myself. …

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A manifesto on love

My friend asked me what it means to be loved all the way through. He asked how I want to be loved. I’ve been seeing 11:11 and 11:23 (my birthday) almost every day. I take it as the Universe’s way of telling me that she is ready to give what I ask for. Here is …

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What seems to be the issue? Tell us where it hurts.

Couple weeks ago, my friend Sue and I saw a bunch of people surrounding Gangnam Station Exit 10. "Rest in peace," one post-it said. One English speaker heard Sue and I speaking English to each other and asked us what happened here, in which we responded, "we're not sure - I guess someone died here." …

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