Traveling Together

As an expat, traveling is what I do. I have been to multiple countries, many different regions of my home country, and now that I live in Asia, I have been able to explore Japan and South Korea often. Dating someone who lives in another country, though, has given both of us a new appreciation […]

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A (Sickly) Sweet Weekend

My boyfriend Junkyu came to visit this weekend! We had a long weekend in Japan, so even though he arrived on Saturday afternoon, we had three days to spend together before he had to go back to Korea. He got sick the week before he came, and I (half-jokingly) told him that he better not […]

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On Courage: Being a Gryffindor

Being an expat is exhausting sometimes, and although we expats have moved across the world to live our dreams, we aren’t immune to fear. I’ve been learning lately that it’s okay to be afraid of things, even though I want to present the best me. Recently my boyfriend and I started watching the Harry Potter […]

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Reading.

This post was inspired by this post about dying bookstores. When I was younger, my dad worked downtown in Nashville, Tennessee. If he had something to do on the weekend, he would take me there and I would have to wait for him to finish his work. Afterwards, as a treat, he would take me […]

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