Learning Korean in 60 Days (for free): Day 0 – Intro & Setting up

Learning Korean in 60 Days: Day 0

  Learning Korean in 60 days (for free)! Last week I talked about setting this as my “new year’s resolution” and now you may be wondering: is it actually doable? I say YES, and today I’ll talk about why I’m doing it and what I’m doing to make learning it easier. Okay, so why 60 […]

My Korea experience in three minutes

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” -Dr. Seuss They call me “PD-nim.” This is a respectful title they give to production crew in Korea. Most of the time, among our small band of exchange students, I’ll be the one with the big camera hanging from my neck, and thus the nickname. Thus, […]

Why New Year’s Resolutions Never Work (and what to do)

Why New Year Resolutions Never Work

Sucky year or not, it’s time to bust out our New Year’s resolutions again! BYE 2016! You were such a bad year for everyone. That’s okay, we know you didn’t mean to and I’m sure you tried your best. This is that time of the year where my Facebook and Twitter accounts are flooded with […]

When in a foreign country, try their calligraphy

안녕하세요! 캘리그라피 클럽이예요? (“Hi there! Is this the calligraphy club?”) For more reasons than one, an all-around calligraphy club in Korea just around the time I wanted to learn traditional Eastern and Western styles was nothing short of really convenient. It was one dinner in the cafeteria when my friends pointed to me a nondescript poster […]