Tag: foodie

Sunshine and Soul Food

On the eve of the eve of my 24th birthday, I found myself walking down King Street in Charleston, South Carolina, sporting a lobster-red sunburn and a yellow jessamine in my hair.


A Weekend in Portland

I was slowly realizing that there’s no such thing as strangers in Portland, just future friends and neighbors that have yet to be introduced…

Heart and Seoul

Five rows and eight per row, which makes forty. I study the glass case and count them again individually, using my index finger like a conductor’s baton to tally each one. Again, I get forty. With a slight frown, I glance around the bustling platform at the Jongno Sam-Ga subway station in Seoul, South Korea, which seems…