Real Life


Joe had turned ESPN on in the background, just as a reporter began a long voiceover about an upcoming NFL recruit. “This is it, this is his time,” the reporter…

Diving Deep

When I take a step back and think about it, the last year of my life has been completely insane. It blows my mind that in April 2018, I was…

The Years

When you were growing up, did you ever have a “scary” age? That self-assigned year, marked by some distant birthday in the future, at which time you would have your…


It’s the dawn of a new year, so it seems fitting to start it off with a very real truth: I had a hell of a time writing a post…


San Franciscan, by way of New York, L.A., Austin, and Geoje. Mom to Violet. Korean adoptee. A creative at heart, with a background in marketing, and the culinary arts. Lover of photographs, the ocean, ceramics, and textile design. Bravoholic. Believer in lifelong learning. Fascinated by the details — that's where the stories are.

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