Gwangbok– The Cat

People often ask me, “Why Gwangbok? Why not something less complicated and easier to pronounce?” Human kvetch or perhaps some sincere inquisitive minds lurking for an answer. I take a few breaths,  and with a slight grin on my face, I am ready for words to descend, “It’s a Korean name, adapted from a lesser-known…

The ones that left!

The ones that left- left such an impactful effect. A lot remained unchanged, yet nothing remained the same. Their smiles still illuminate, bringing in a tear or two. My laughs to me now seem fake, only those tears seem true. Their words ring in every time, in challenges, and in happiness. When facing challenges I…