It’s nice to be alive, isn’t it?

Sometimes, I—along with many people, I imagine—forget that. To be a human on Earth, it feels nice. I feel lucky. To have the ability to walk on two legs and roam on soil, to have two clear eyes that can view the sky, the trees, the mountains, the ocean, and the stars at night. To … Continue reading It’s nice to be alive, isn’t it?

A Special Interaction at Handam Beach

At Handam Coastal Trail, there is a stop at the top of a little hill you can climb to get a more breezy and panoramic view of Handam Beach. I climbed it first and she came behind me. She was so happy. She was sharing her wonderment with me, uttering what I could only interpret … Continue reading A Special Interaction at Handam Beach

Why I Love Jeju, South Korea — I’m Obsessed!

When I came to Jeju, I was burned out. I was in a sort of internal crisis (quarter-life crisis? I wouldn't say so) where I was feeling a lot of uncertainty and doubts about where I currently am. Was I really cut out for this dynamic career life in the city? Could I really keep … Continue reading Why I Love Jeju, South Korea — I’m Obsessed!

Soul-Searching Who? I’m Chasing My Soul.

I have since scrapped the idea of soul searching because, I have come to realize, my soul is never really lost. It is simply yearning. My soul desires to be out there, to be everywhere, to be in places where it can wander and be free. Above everything, it seeks to be free. My soul … Continue reading Soul-Searching Who? I’m Chasing My Soul.