An Interview in KoMiSa’s World

I was  recently interviewed by my friend and fellow traveler, Kory, for her blog KoMiSa’s World. She has an ongoing feature called Career Corner where she highlights the experiences of people who have lived and/or worked abroad. I was honored to be a part of something so wonderful. Thanks, Kory!

Below is an excerpt from the blog. You can read the post in its entirety by clicking here.


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The One Where I Address the Elephant in the Room

While hanging out recently, one of my Canadian friends lowered her voice and said,”I didn’t know if I should bring it up or not, but it’s noticeable…” Bless her polite little heart. Earlier that day one of my Korean co-workers made a big deal about how my face looks now. The following week, another co-worker told me that she can definitely notice now because of my wardrobe. What in the world are they going on about, you ask? Have a look for yourself!

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Insadong: Shopping at Ssamziegil

Seoul’s neighborhood of Insadong holds a special place in my heart. The mix of old architecture and traditions with more modern ones is right up my alley. I’m highlighting a few of my favorite attractions in a series of posts on Insadong. See the first installment showing my visit to Jogyesa Temple and Cheonggyecheon during the Lotus Lantern Festival here. This time, we’re going to visit Ssamziegil. 



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