Peter Ryan is an Australian-born author living in Seoul, South Korea, and his is a young career worth watching. He has just released his debut novel, Sync City, which is available for purchase and download… 3,233 more words
My host family has been going through some things this past week and the atmosphere has felt a bit tense. After a tiny heart-to-heart last night, today started feeling like everything was back to normal.
It’s that time of year. Stress and tension are rife with, not only exams arriving, but the pressure that if we do not do well, we will not get into the universities or onto the career paths that we desire. 225 more words
In one of Jim Jarmusch’s earliest movies, Down by Law, there’s a scene in which Roberto Benigni, playing an Italian obsessively learning idiomatic English, shares a prison cell with John Lurie and Tom Waites. 929 more words