the xenophobia in south korea —

I didn’t think history would repeat itself again so quickly in a xenophobic anniversary.

photo by author.

Around this time last year, I had gone to Seoul for the usual weekend self care trip I usually take at the end of the month: haircut, check out a bookstore or two, coffee somewhere new.

When I came back to the office to early morning smiles and the chit chat you cough up to start any manic…