Korean names are quite unique compared to the western world... when I first started to watch K-dramas the character names were fascinating to me! It took some time but I eventually figured out how they differ from Americans names. Today I'm here to explain the basics of Korean name usage...
Are you a historical fiction reader? Then I've got to K-drama genre for you... come check out these dramas!
YOU: Dani, is this another plug for watching K-dramas?! ME: Umm yes? This isn't ONLY about K-dramas though... watching subtitles is a USEFUL SKILL that can also be applied to anime and foreign films!
A genre introduction so you can find the right k-drama for you...
Why is this my fandom? How can it become your fandom? Check out the primer to all things K-drama!
Fantasy series are lush and rich with details, characters and sprawling landscapes... once you get to the end of 500 pages of lusciousness you are worn out due to all the FEEELLLSSS and exciting action! The last thing you want to do is read another one... you need a palate cleanser (as I like to call them) to give yourself a change of pace before you head back in...
This week I show off my inner nerd (or outer, because let's be honest here...) with my fangirl crazy for K-dramas!
Coffee Prince is a 2007 romantic comedy that epitomizes what everyone wants from a romantic comedy. A television show, even one from South Korea, is made up of two equally important parts: story and production. When these elements come together well we have a winner and when they don't we adjust our expectations accordingly. I'm here to… Continue reading The Families of Coffee Prince
Whenever we head off into the unknown to explore something new we have to start out with a destination. A point of origin if you will that you look back on and say that's where my passion overcame me. With k-dramas it's no different. Let's head on in and find the perfect show to pop… Continue reading K-drama Cherry Pop
I'm a self-professed fangirl of the television exports from South Korea. Puzzled? If you're just coming into the conversation then bone up on the Hallyu wave by reading my primer here. If you're already in on the power of k-dramas then follow me as we explore the many varied delights of K-Drama-Land. Rarely are we in… Continue reading The Many Varied Delights of K-Drama-Land
Weekly Writing Challenge: Moved by Music We blog for a million different reasons, but in the end, we’re all storytellers. Creative Writing Challenges are here to help you push your writing boundaries and explore new ideas, subjects, and writing styles. Check out the challenge this week here. It doesn't matter what era you're from if… Continue reading The Character of Theme Music