Death, Taxes, and Second Chances

They say, “The only sure things in life are death and taxes.” But perhaps this saying should be updated to include second chances. When millions of Americans flooded the IRS on April 17th with last-minute tax returns, the payment processing computers were unable to keep up, and the system crashed. As a result, Uncle Sam gave taxpayers a second [...]
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Life Lessons Found in The Shape of Water

March is one of my favorite times of year because it’s Academy Award season—an opportunity to dig deeper into the top movies, best performances, unique stories, and the hidden meanings held within them. This year I extracted some important life lessons found in The Shape of Water, the 2017 Academy Award winner for best picture. The Shape of [...]
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The Power of Perseverance

With the recent close of the winter Olympics held in my homeland of South Korea, I’ve had time to reflect on the incredible human spirit found throughout our world. From the opening ceremony when both North and South Korea marched in together, I was moved by a renewed sense of hope in our world and reminded of the power of perseverance. The [...]
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