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Han Dong-hee Helps Give Giants Win Against Eagles

A 5-3 win for the Lotte Giants on Thursday over the Hanhwa Eagles saw Han Dong-hee as the main contributor at the plate. The third baseman scored four runs in the game off of two separate home runs. 455 more words

Sports

Korea: Seoul's mayor found dead, hours after police launched search operation to find him

The mayor of the South Korean capital Seoul has been found dead,hours after he was reported missing and police launched a massive operation to find him. 118 more words

News

Mugunghwa

A white
Rose of Sharon

Wide open
like the third eye of Wisdom

Stares
at the morning star

Mugunghwa / The Rose of Sharon, Korea’s National Flower… 56 more words

Poetry

Mayor of Seoul, Korea found dead

Longtime Seoul City Mayor Park Won-soon was found dead, police said on Friday, after his daughter reported him missing saying he had left a message “like a will.” 413 more words

REU

جــــــــدّة الكرتون

جدّة في السادس و الثمانين من العمر تلتقط ورق الكرتون كل يوم لتنجو بلقمة عيشها

تعيش امرأة مسنة واقعا حزينا حيث أنها تُركت وحيدة تلتقط الكرتون كل يوم فقط لتجني قوت يومها. 175 more words

رحـــــــــــلة الألف ميــــل تبدأ بخطوة

كما يقال ..الحياة رحلة

و رحلة الألف ميل تبدأ بخطوة .

وكلمّا كانت خطواتك أكبر ..كنت أقرب لتكون من تريد .

هل يهمّ إن كنت متأخرا ؟ أو مقيّدا ؟ 26 more words

Pachinko by Min Jin Lee and the Japanese Annexation of Korea

At the beginning of this year, I read Pachinko by Min Jin Lee. Admittedly, I was drawn to the book’s colourful cover (despite the classic adage) and its reputation, without knowing what the book was about. 957 more words