Recently, some of my correspondence and conversations with far-away loved ones included questions about stages of culture shock, homesickness and longings.
Rockin’ the ROK!
...absolutely everywhere, I observe and absorb this colorful culture in which I now exist.
I lay still and just move my eyes about to determine and realize where I am now. I am in "my" apartment in "my" new city, Daejeon. Ah yes, time to get out there and take it all in.
...these first 3 days in Seoul have been a delicious cultural lesson. Here are some of the things I've learned.