What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim? (김비서가 왜 그럴까) (Drama 2018) This South Korean drama is based on a 2013 novel of the same name and a 2015 serialized webtoon. Vice … Continue Reading “A Business Power Couple”: Thoughts on What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim?
Here is the prompt for November: Here at OWLS, we are pretty thankful that we are able to come together as a community and share a love and appreciation for … Continue Reading OWLS: “Thankful” For the Creative Non-Fiction of Alida Nugent
The Icarus Girl (2006) By: Helen Oyeyemi Warning: Spoilers! The Icarus Girl is unexpectedly chilling. Eight-year-old Jessamy “Jess” Harrison has an English father and a Nigerian mother. She has a … Continue Reading My Imaginary Friend: Thoughts on The Icarus Girl
The Sympathizer (2015) By Viet Thanh Nguyen Personally, I wouldn’t pick up this book on my own. I had to read it for a class, but I’m glad that my … Continue Reading The Duality Spy: Thoughts on The Sympathizer
Atonement (2001) By Ian McEwan So when the movie came out for this book, starring Keira Knightly and James McAvoy, I wanted to watch it but I didn’t have time … Continue Reading Forgiving in Fiction: Thoughts on Atonement
Bitter Sweet Love (2016) By Michael Faudet I finally had the chance to read Michael Faudet’s second poetry book entitled Bitter Sweet Love this winter break. With a title like … Continue Reading A Story In Poetry: Thoughts on Bitter Sweet Love
Love & Misadventure (2013) By Lang Leav I finally had a chance to read Lang Leav’s first poetry book, Love & Misadventure. I actually read her later works first before … Continue Reading Romantic Journey: Thoughts on Love & Misadventure
Memories (2015) By Lang Leav My friend got me Lang Leav’s Memories as a birthday present. When I first saw the presentation of the book online, I was curious as to … Continue Reading The Good and Sad Times: Thoughts on Memories
Dirty Pretty Things (2014) By Michael Faudet Dirty Pretty Things is a poetry and prose book by Michael Faudet. If I could describe this work in one sentence, I would … Continue Reading A Man’s Poetic View on Love: Thoughts on Dirty Pretty Things
Wishes I don’t believe in wishes coming true. No genies. No fairy godmothers. No wishes upon stars. Nor does the time 11:11, hold any mystic power. I don’t believe in … Continue Reading Wishes
The Universe of Us (2016) By Lang Leav The Universe of Us is the most recent poetry book created by Lang Leav. In, Lullabies, I really enjoyed her poetry and … Continue Reading Astronomical Fate: Thoughts on The Universe of Us
She Was Pretty (그녀는 예뻤다) (2015) Directed By Jung Dae-yoon She Was Pretty is a 2015 South Korean drama that was popular domestically and internationally. I came across this drama after watching … Continue Reading Ugly Duckling Friends: Thoughts on She Was Pretty
At night, I spend a majority of my time thinking and wondering. But I do spend some time talking to my friends online and usually, it’s around this time when … Continue Reading I knew her.
Lullabies (2014) By Lang Leav Lullabies is the second poetry book by Lang Leav. I encountered the poet and writer, Lang Leav from her Instagram account and also out of … Continue Reading A Poetic Song: Thoughts on Lullabies
Last month, I visited Spoke Art to see their Hayao Miyazaki exhibition. It was an art tribute to Hayao Miyazaki and showcased over fifty artists. I went with one of … Continue Reading Lyn’s Adventures: Miyazaki Exhibition
How to Be Single (2016) Directed By: Christian Ditter I wanted to watch this movie when it first came out in theaters but didn’t have time to watch. So when it … Continue Reading Being Alone is Good: Thoughts on How To Be Single