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On Being a Korean Korean Language Learner

In a strange twist of fate, English has now become my first language, and I’m trying to bring my Korean up to a similarly fluent level.

Celebrating My Birthday

As we took turns praying, my father, mother, and brother would say a special prayer for me. Hearing them say sentimental things about me was embarrassing, but I tried to keep my eyes shut.

When My Parents Visit

They’d gasp at the dishes stacked in the sink in my apartment, and my mom would chide me about how I hadn’t bought any fresh kimchi for so long.