When a woman needs help

We don’t need to stand outside with pitchforks and posters to get our message across just yet. If you haven’t seen this picture already ubiquitous in the Korean media, here it is: a mother trying to protect her child from domestic abuse fled to the US and now the father is charging her with ‘child…

It’s just THAT good.

The Korean Diaspora: Do we still eat Kimchi? After a long day’s work, all I want to do is eat something wholesome. Not chocolate or ice cream but actual food. I remember coming home late at night and stuffing my face with a homemade sandwich like nobody’s business. I’d be in the middle of this sandwich…

Why the interest grew

The Korean Diaspora: What got me interested I’ve never been really interested about my Korean background, so it’s still funny that I now am dedicating part of my life to create a network of kyopos all around the world. When I went to Korea, I always found that native Koreans were fascinated and interested in my…

A space for all

Hello, I never really was into my Korean background at all.  I would’ve thought I’d make a website dedicated to kyopos but here we are. During high school I wanted to have blue eyes, blond hair, and hated that I wasn’t born this way.  Throughout my life, I’ve been called Chinese, Japanese, or the typical…