Korean Conversation – 한국어 회화

I’ve been learning Korean for just under a year now.I can read and write Hangul, and I can recognise certain words and phrases, and according to my teacher and my friends I can speak what I know quite well. I’m still learning new vocab as I go, so what is next in my learning journey.Continue reading “Korean Conversation – 한국어 회화”

Not sleeping isn’t impressive: the reasons I always try to get 5 hours sleep or more – 잠을 자지 않는 것은 인상적이지 않다:내가 항상 5시간 이상 자려고 하는 이유

  I love sleeping. It’s the best. Ask any member of my family and they will tell you just how much I LOVE sleeping. Its so hard to get me out of bed when I don’t want to and I can sleep through anything (which makes setting alarms a bit of an adventure). I notContinue reading “Not sleeping isn’t impressive: the reasons I always try to get 5 hours sleep or more – 잠을 자지 않는 것은 인상적이지 않다:내가 항상 5시간 이상 자려고 하는 이유”

Choose your words wisely – 말을 현명하게 골라라

Recently I’ve been thinking about how the words we use can determine how we and others feel. Studying PR at a masters level means I think a lot about how simply changing one word in a slogan or catch-phrase can completely transform the overall message. I thought about the effect of words particularly during oneContinue reading “Choose your words wisely – 말을 현명하게 골라라”

My first trip to Korea: things I didn’t expect – 나의 첫번째 한국 여행:내가 기대하지 않았던 것들

There is only so much google, YouTube and asking questions (or in my case pestering your friends for information) can tell you about a place before actually going there. And trust me, I did A LOT of research before going to South Korea, especially since I had never travelled to Asia before and its suchContinue reading “My first trip to Korea: things I didn’t expect – 나의 첫번째 한국 여행:내가 기대하지 않았던 것들”

9 things my therapy sessions taught me – 치료 시간에 배운 9가지

While some people feel like they have to hide the fact that they see a therapist, I always encourage people to be as open with it as they feel comfortable. It seems daft to be ashamed of wanting to take care of yourself, its not like that with other areas of medicine. If you haveContinue reading “9 things my therapy sessions taught me – 치료 시간에 배운 9가지”