Around a year ago, I pulled the plug on the PhD because it was, and had been, doing more harm than whatever potential academic achievement I might attain (or not) could justify. I have been raised with the idea that you always keep trying, and you will get there in the end, so quitting did … More One Year into the Unknown
Because I dislike sentimentality around New Years, I shall put down some resolution-style aims for next year. Be kind. Be patient. Be honest with yourself. Be ambitious. Be lazy. Be sassy. For now, Merry Christmas. You punks.
The month of peace and goodwill is often, in reality, the most manic of them all. Physically and mentally. Dealing with logistics and family and supersize servings of food and drink while also, in your own quiet time, reflecting over the past year and the items that have not been ticked off your to-do list … More Just in time for December
What does it say about it all when some women choose to post this tag on the form of social media where they are the most anonymous? I have seen several posts with the #metoo tag where women speak out about how they wanted to join the dialogue and make a point, but didn’t want … More On yesterday’s #metoo…
I am but a rookie in this field, but at least I’ve made a start. Here are some thoughts, partially as a reminder to myself, should I manage to continue working in this field and forget what it was like to start out: I love it. Managing time around the ebb and flow of productivity … More Thoughts on Translation and Freelancing… and Freelance Translation
… out squeezing out the last of summer.
With July being that much colder than June, some days were spent indoors, with indoorsy projects. Behold! A fruity, floaty summer top. If only summer would come back. #sewing #diy A post shared by J-O Song (@jsong1085) on Jul 19, 2017 at 5:05am PDT Tiny #sewing. #diy #coulddobetter A post shared by J-O … More Summer?