Some traveling fun while we are in this pandemic.
I’m around thirty and finally in love (アラサーだけど、初恋です) (Manga 2018) By 310 So I came across this cute manga called I’m around thirty and finally in love. It’s a story … Continue Reading Inexperienced 30: Thoughts on I’m around thirty and finally in love
A Good Day to be a Dog (오늘도 사랑스럽개) (Webtoon 2017-2019) By Lee Hey A Good Day to be a Dog is a South Korean webtoon by Lee Hey. In … Continue Reading Puppy Love: Thoughts on A Good Day to be a Dog
Noh Dramas By Royall Tyler I read four popular and significant Noh dramas written by Kan’ami and his son, Zeami. Two of the plays, Atsumori and Tanadori, are warriors plays … Continue Reading Grudges & Enlightenment: Thoughts on Noh Dramas
Lyn’s Thoughts: “I’m going home. Back to the place where I belong and where your love has always been enough for me” – #13
After about three months, I am finally back home to see my parents and sister. I am excited to see them but at the same time, I’ve gotten so used … Continue Reading Lyn’s Thoughts: “I’m going home. Back to the place where I belong and where your love has always been enough for me” – #13
On Sunday, my friend and I decided to spontaneously join a drive-around protest for the #blacklivesmatter movement and the fight for justice and equality. Internally, we regretted not going to … Continue Reading Lyn’s Thoughts: “Someday, I will be strong enough to lift not one but both of us” – #12
As I said before, I’m not much of a marcher when there are protests happening, even though my values and beliefs are similar to the causes that people are fighting … Continue Reading Lyn’s Adventures: Sunday Gather
The Prince (1532) By Niccolò Machiavelli The Prince is a radical nonfiction text discussing how to be a “proper” ruler or leader. Niccolò Machiavelli addressed this text to Lorenzo de’ … Continue Reading The How-To Guide For Rulers: Thoughts on The Prince
The World Owes Me A First Love (世界欠我一个初恋) (Chinese Drama 2019) The World Owes Me A First Love is a 2019 Chinese business romance drama centered on a young working-class … Continue Reading Three Love Stages: Thoughts on The World Owes Me A First Love
The Promised Neverland (約束のネバーランド) (Anime 2019) Studio: CloverWorks My friend recommended me to watch this series, thinking that I’d enjoy it. I actually did enjoy it despite being traumatized.
Lyn’s Thoughts: “With hands held high into a sky so blue as the ocean opens up to swallow you” – #11
A few days ago, I was talking to my friend about the protests going on and the issues of racism and inequality that is plaguing our society. She decided to … Continue Reading Lyn’s Thoughts: “With hands held high into a sky so blue as the ocean opens up to swallow you” – #11
Gilgamesh (1800 BC) Translated By Stephen Mitchell Gilgamesh is an epic and tells the adventures of the great king of Uruk, Gilgamesh, and his friendship with Enkidu. It is known … Continue Reading The First Bromance: Thoughts on Gilgamesh
Things Fall Apart (1958) By Chinua Achebe “Things fall apart in order to fall back into place (or at least, we think?).” Things Fall Apart is a postcolonial tragedy written … Continue Reading The Invasion of the Locusts: Thoughts on Things Fall Apart
Hello Readers! I’ve been getting back to the swing of things with this blog after I am officially done with grad school. So that means I have more time to … Continue Reading Announcements: Time for a Change
I could have lived two different lives this weekend depending on my choice.