Giyen Kim

Back to School

Back to School

Over the past few years, I’ve taken a lot of online classes – ones for coding websites, ones for business development, ones for marketing and personal development, classes for screenwriting, novel writing or how to make skincare and so on. And guess what? I know a lot of things and I know how to do […]

Tempting Fate

Tempting Fate

Just as soon as I tout my don’t get sick protocol, I am now full-on sick with a cold. Did I tempt fate or is it something else? I’ve been suffering from a spate of health concerns for the past few years and my new naturopath put me on a cleanse to combat a Candida […]

2 in 2020

2 in 2020

Be forewarned. This is a post about nothing. I’ve been thinking a lot about health and longevity lately. When I turned 45 last year, it dawned on me that I had reached the midpoint of my life and the time ahead of me was fleeting and precious. Dramatic, I know, but at the same time […]

This is A(nother) 2020 Post

This is A(nother) 2020 Post

I spent this morning perusing other people’s recaps and resolutions of the past year, upcoming year and the decade going in either direction. I read about engagements, weddings, new babies, new jobs, and dreams fulfilled. I also read about heartbreaking loss, the implosion of marriages, and posts about failure, lessons learned, depression and cancer. Fuck […]

Say a Little Prayer

Say a Little Prayer

This past Sunday I went to the Compline Service at St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral. Compline is an end of day service that consists of psalms, short passages from scripture and hymns and is performed by a choir. It’s origins date back to early monastic communities, but St. Marks has been doing this service every Sunday […]