All the Mamas Who Profit Dollars

So she called the name of the Lord who spoke to her, “You are the God who sees.” — Hagar, Genesis 16:13 One bright, cold morning during Christmas break, I ran into my neighbor and her son at the playground. They were on their way to catch the bus to the nail salon she opened … Continue reading All the Mamas Who Profit Dollars

Zombies on Holiday

In February we flew to Bali. M had a week of vacation days he hadn’t had the chance to spend all year because Korean Work Culture, and we had to use ’em or lose ’em. We dreamed of trading snow for sand, kimchi for coconut, chores for leisure. As I’ve written about elsewhere, we prayed … Continue reading Zombies on Holiday

The Cons

  You know I love living here, right? We are having wonderful friendships and meaningful ministries, challenging but satisfying language growth, delicious feasts, novel adventures and experiences galore.  Nothing below changes that. BUT I think it’s time to share my Top Three Cons of living in Seoul. I never want my online self to be … Continue reading The Cons