Could I BE Any More Random?

If you read the title of this post (above) with a Ross-Gellar-from-Friends  emphasis then you and I are on the same page.  Welcome! I really have to apologize for the complete ridiculosity you are about to read. (Go away, Spell Check. I can make up words without your permission.  RIDICULOSITY!)  The reason for the apology is […]

Choosing What’s in Front of Me

My Baby Call to me, shout for me, demand my attention. Like a patient parent, I greet your every attempt at communication with encouragement, a funny remark, a gentle admonishment. I take a picture. Somewhere in the background (Beyond your glowing touchscreen) I notice my other children.  Oh, look!  They too are calling, shouting, demanding. […]

Photography for Dummies

Oy, does that title qualify as copyright infringement?   Already?  I’m barely one line into this blog post and already have legal concerns.  Maybe I should write a blog post about Blogging for Dummies with a chapter on how not to plagiarize.  Ack!  Just looked it up!  That book title also exists and now I’m going to spend […]

Things That Go "Beep" in the Night

I know I’ve already talked about the technology here, so I’m not going to bore you with any more details about how cool it is that the Korean can .  Suffice it to say that listed below are the things that, along with their other functions, have the amazing capacity to wake a sleeping baby/toddler/preschooler/kindergartner from […]

Our First Korean Road Trip (or: How GPS ruined my life)

My dad has told me that I am somewhat prone to hyperbole. That’s not quite true.  I ADORE hyperbole.  I think it is the best thing in the whole wide world.  Regardless, the title is not an exaggeration.  GPS ruined my life yesterday.  A few weeks ago we decided to take a trip to Osan to watch […]

The Jetsons (Life in the Future)

As one of my new friends shared with me, “When people hear you’re moving to Korea, they picture an episode of M.A.S.H.”  Hilarious, and probably not too far off the mark.  Heck, even I didn’t know exactly what to expect before moving here. On the contrary, living in Daegu is very much like living an episode of […]