• Stories

    The Brightest Place

    At the center of my heart–in the coziest, most tender and bright place–still lives this little girl. She likes to play and smile at everyone. I like that she is still alive…

  • Stories

    No Roots, No You

    I’m a 1.5 generation Korean-American who was born in Korea and came to the U.S. at the fresh young age of 5. Since 1st grade until high school, I grew up as one…

  • Life Tips

    How to Measure Inner Growth

    Especially for those on a path of internal growth, I feel this is an important checkpoint to think about: How do I know if I’m growing? I’ve personally found myself asking this again…

  • Musings

    When Autumn Leaves Start to Fall

    Do you know what I love most about Autumn? The turning and falling of green into brilliant red, orange, and yellow remind us how beautiful the destruction process is. To destroy the…

  • Stories

    All Life Seeks Light

    I used to swim a lot when I was young around 2nd-5th grade. During one particular summer night, I noticed lots of bugs in the water all swimming in mad unison towards the pool…

  • Life Tips

    The Ultimate Goal In Life

    The more I think about this question, the closer I come to the conclusion that the ultimate goal in this human experience of life is to become best friends with our inner selves.…

  • Life Tips

    Forgiveness

    The path to self-love starts with forgiveness. Forgiveness of who? And for what? Forgiveness of myself from me. Forgiving myself for the times I let myself cry alone in the dark. Forgiving…

  • Musings

    The Perfect Person

    Everyone has an image of a perfect person in their minds. Whether that person be the perfect version of themselves, boy/girlfriends, friends, bosses, parents…. Whoever it is, we idealize a perfect version of…

  • Life Tips

    The Magic of Creative Expression

    People love to express their personal creativity. I would say that all people to a degree have some desires to express their own creativity in one way or another. Artistic modes of expressing creativity can take…