This feels odd. I have a blog called “Different in Korea” and am writing this post from a couch in Melbourne, Australia with no plans to go to Korea anytime soon. When informing my Korean coworkers and friends that I would be leaving Seoul at the end of August, they almost looked…disappointed. Not the kind… Continue reading On leaving Korea
Hello friends~ The past couple of months or so have been full of instances that have me super-reflecting on my otherness in this country and how it will follow me no matter where I end up. It’s an exhausting emotional process but, hopefully, inspiring to some. The Obvious: I’m Black Yeah, I know. I talk.… Continue reading Cultural Identity Crises
Observations from my time in Hyderabad, India.
“You would be prettier if you wore makeup.”
Do I have poop hair?!!
Here are some of my ways to get over SAD.
In a nutshell, I forgot how to be a Midwesterner.