Category Archives: Musings & Reflections

That Man Oh Soo: Musings on the Finale

♫♫ Listening Suggestion: Mirah’s “Archipelago” When JTBC’s Misty ended I was angry and disappointed because I felt the ending was a negation of everything the show had given the audience thus far; but for That Man Oh Soo I feel

That Man Oh Soo: Musings on the Finale

♫♫ Listening Suggestion: Mirah’s “Archipelago” When JTBC’s Misty ended I was angry and disappointed because I felt the ending was a negation of everything the show had given the audience thus far; but for That Man Oh Soo I feel

Lovesick s03 Reflection

“The noun, happiness, is a static state of some Platonic ideal you know better than to pursue.” —Claudia Rankine, Don’t Let Me Be Lonely In her review of the season 2 finale of Netflix’s original series Lovesick (formerly known as

Lovesick s03 Reflection

“The noun, happiness, is a static state of some Platonic ideal you know better than to pursue.” —Claudia Rankine, Don’t Let Me Be Lonely In her review of the season 2 finale of Netflix’s original series Lovesick (formerly known as

Kdrama Women’s Week | Day Five: Femininity + Her

Day five of 2017’s #kdramawomensweek, in which we explore gender and femininity.

Kdrama Women’s Week | Day Five: Femininity + Her

Day five of 2017’s #kdramawomensweek, in which we explore gender and femininity.

Kdrama Women’s Week | Day Four: Work x3

Yoon Hye Jin, La Dolce Vita (2008) Oh Yun Soo’s Yoon Hye Jin is a perennial favorite for me, a perfect combination of an actress at the top of her game and writer who makes his women as rich and

Kdrama Women’s Week | Day Four: Work x3

Yoon Hye Jin, La Dolce Vita (2008) Oh Yun Soo’s Yoon Hye Jin is a perennial favorite for me, a perfect combination of an actress at the top of her game and writer who makes his women as rich and

Happy (belated) International Women’s Day!

A celebration of Age of Youth, for the last day of #kdramawomensweek 2017.

Happy (belated) International Women’s Day!

A celebration of Age of Youth, for the last day of #kdramawomensweek 2017.

Marriage Not Dating Episode 2 Reflection

Episode 2: People Management What a fun, breezy episode. I’m not confident the show can keep up with the brilliance it displays here, but this episode has got witty dialogue, engaging relationship dynamics, great acting from the leads, and a heroine who

Marriage Not Dating Episode 2 Reflection

Episode 2: People Management What a fun, breezy episode. I’m not confident the show can keep up with the brilliance it displays here, but this episode has got witty dialogue, engaging relationship dynamics, great acting from the leads, and a heroine who

Witch’s Romance Series Review

*This “review” has lots of spoilers; it’s for folks who have already watched the show, and I wouldn’t recommend it if what you’re looking for is an overview of the plot.* Drama Overview Witch’s Romance is the 10th drama I’ve

Witch’s Romance Series Review

*This “review” has lots of spoilers; it’s for folks who have already watched the show, and I wouldn’t recommend it if what you’re looking for is an overview of the plot.* Drama Overview Witch’s Romance is the 10th drama I’ve

Check In: From the Archives – Scent of a Woman

These days Secret Love Affair is the drama that’s on everyone’s radar, and there’s so much thoughtful, wonderful writing on it that I don’t think I could have much to add. My drama watching has been rather random these past few

Check In: From the Archives – Scent of a Woman

These days Secret Love Affair is the drama that’s on everyone’s radar, and there’s so much thoughtful, wonderful writing on it that I don’t think I could have much to add. My drama watching has been rather random these past few