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
I could have lived two different lives this weekend depending on my choice.
Last month, I had an overwhelming week due to dealing with my mom’s work issues. For the past few weeks, my mom struggled whether or not to resign from her … Continue Reading Lyn’s Thoughts: “‘Cause mom you always were the perfect fan” – #8
Great Men Academy (Thai Drama 2019) So I watched many Thai romantic comedies that include a boys’ love scenario but they were never the main storyline couple. However, I decided … Continue Reading “Greatness isn’t defined by gender.” Thoughts on Great Men Academy
Everyone has a “shelter in place” story. My sister said that we now have all the time in the world to do the things we want to do and we … Continue Reading Lyn’s Thoughts – “It’s just a spark but it’s enough to keep me going…” – #7
Vinland Saga (ヴィンランド・サガ) (Anime 2019) Studio: Wit Studio Warning: Spoilers! I would have never watched this series because it isn’t my cup of tea. However, my friend recommended it to … Continue Reading “You have to watch the entire series because the last episode is amazing.” Thoughts on Vinland Saga
Ghost Wife ( Webtoon 2016-2019) By Saejung Ghost Wife is a South Korean horror and romance webtoon. It focuses on the life of a high school girl named Elizabeth Kim … Continue Reading “Being a Wife of a Ghost Doesn’t Sound Too Bad…” – Thoughts on Ghost Wife
[OWLS] The Selfishness in Weathering With You & in Mankind: My Hope – “If there’s a future, we want it, NOW!” – #6
When the coronavirus hit catastrophically, I instantly knew what our next OWLS’ topic would be: “Hope.”
After two weeks of staying inside, I finally went outside. I needed to go outside because I was running out of juice. I realized that during this lockdown I drink … Continue Reading Lyn’s Thoughts: “We’re driving fast in my car. We’ve got our riot gear on.” – #5
You know I thought that if I stayed in my apartment as long as this mandated “Stay at Home” order is in place I would be safe. However, yesterday, I … Continue Reading Lyn’s Thoughts: “Ain’t it fun living in the real world?” – #4
So I just want to give a funny story that happened while I’m “self-isolating” from the outside world. A week ago, I was opening my window and I found a … Continue Reading Lyn’s Thoughts: ” I’ll be just fine, pretending I’m not.” – #3
Yesterday, Governor Newsom gave an order to have all 40 million people living in California to “Shelter in Place.”
So I was thinking to myself that if I don’t post anything on here, people who read this blog might think that I abandoned it or died from the coronavirus. … Continue Reading Lyn’s Thoughts: “Hold onto hope if you got it. Don’t let it go for nobody.” – #1
So I just wanted to say that I never played a Pokemon game in my entire life until I got Pokemon Sword for Nintendo Switch. The reason being is that … Continue Reading My Very First Pokemon Game EVER!
When I was an undergraduate student, I was required to take a reading and composition course. I’d scroll through each department’s website and read every course description and the required … Continue Reading Reading Manga & Webtoons in First-Year Reading and Composition Courses