What can we learn from the news of Sulli (f(x) member)’s death?

This was indeed a tragedy, and many kpop stars have expressed their feelings about her suicide; and the relation to both mental illness and the effect of cyber-bullying on people’s health. Sulli was only 25 when she died, which makes it even more tragic as she’s the youngest kpop star to die pre-maturely since the […]

What do Chinese Americans think about China and Chinese students in America nowadays?

I am neither ABC/CBC or a ‘FOB’ as the term ABCs refer to Asians from Asia. I straddle both cultures. I was born in China, but raised in Canada. And I grew up in a small city in the Canadian countryside, not like Toronto or Vancouver or anything. I was only one of two Asian […]

What do people who are not a K-pop fan think about South Korea?

South Korea is an amazing place to be as a foreigner. Everything is so convenient and easy to access. Convenience stores are literally everywhere, sometimes even 10 seconds walk from each other. Seoul is truly is a 24 hour city. If you go to Itaewon at 4 or 5am in the morning, it’s full of […]