Mr. A (an old friend but not in the same geography anymore) I am in trouble…I am really screwed. I don’t know what I am doing? I can’t keep up with this. I am done. One fine night I got these texts. I was worrying and at the same time feeling guilty about why I didn’t make time for him before. Those texts made me … Continue reading So you want to do PhD? say what…
Stop laughing at other’s accent as there is no standard in it. It is just a language not the IQ score of that person. Be patient and always ask “how do you spell it?” And the technology – translator is everywhere isn’t it!!! Continue reading How to overcome language barrier
Some talks are so effective that they make a small personal memory room in our cortex like having their own studio apartment compare to other memories. This presentation was about ‘An advanced approach to lifestyle medicine practice: Lesson from everyday epigenetics’ by Jenny Lee (University of North Texas Health Science Center USA) delivered on 26 Feb. 2015 but it’s still fresh in my head as … Continue reading Grabbing fruit salad in symposium
Let’s say that every PhD is familiar with this feeling call FOOD. Yes, it is a feeling, not a survival necessity for daily life to most of us. And when it shifts from FOOD to FREE FOOD…….wait hold on a second and listen your heartbeat that is like experiencing eruption of volcano. The happiness of saving 5$ for a one time meal is immense though … Continue reading PhDs let’s talk about free food…..shall we?
Why? Do u think living in a foreign country is always fun. Trying to figure out different culture in short span like a jigsaw puzzle can be fun to some people. But I attempt poorly every time to relate things /practices /habits with my culture in order to organize chaotic information I have. Though, I do get to know that there are many ways to … Continue reading Yes, I like being a foreigner.
There is no doubt that the human genome project has been one of the significant discoveries of 21st century in medical field. It has certainly encouraged more curiosity about genomics study and genetic genealogy is one of the results. I will be discussing in this review about the methods used and their impact including how we should deal with our anxiety after receiving the results. … Continue reading Genetic Genealogy: does Asia need it?
Spring – most beautiful time of the year. I get to see sunny days after long freezing Korean winter. And I also get to see cherry blossom. This is my third spring in South Korea but I never get bore of it. Sakura, that’s what u call cherry blossom In Korean language. People often misunderstand and think about seeing cherries on trees but as google … Continue reading Sakura-The cherry blossom
Hello everybody, let’s talk about Mondays. We generally never get the idea to categorize our Monday. We always find it exhausting and energy draining. But we can always go back and look at our pattern that what makes us frightful about every Monday. Is it that unfinished work assignment or house chores? If we analyze our weekend’s habits; there is a possibility to draw a … Continue reading What type of Monday do you have?
I am a person who rather talks to people than go n write about it but I have created this tab to just update anything happening in my everyday life. It is a more of like a daily diary update where mostly I want to talk about how I am feeling in the present just to keep track of my thoughts. Finally I feel … Continue reading If we were having coffee…
Disclaimer: No magic trick, no inspiring talk but a tale about my journey where I am still healing. It was magical…..it was so much that it lasted for seven years. And after that it didn’t, whatever was the reason it didn’t last for forever. So, my journey starts from here. After the breakup (I am not going to dedicate the whole paragraph to figure out … Continue reading Break up journey after seven years of relationship