I recently met a man who says he never wants to grow up. I thought about what it meant to age. Does it mean thinking like an older person or the physical deprecation itself? Does it entail fear we become more "responsible" with more things that come with age like as jobs and family? Do… Continue reading The Peter Pan Syndrome
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2t5lSNk_qE&feature=emb_logo I had a wonderful time podcasting tonight at Startup Seoul! 🙂 Here, I talk about @impossible_foods and @bareburger entry into Korea, licensing deal I’m working on, and my time at @statedept, a company I worked on last year, @australia insta handle (which is awesome) and diving into impact investing. Switching to sustainable, organic, mostly plant-based foods made me so much healthier,… Continue reading Podcast at Startup Seoul!
They say art is a stab at immortality. That all creators, writers, artists, and entrepreneurs of sorts would by the dint of their creations, escape death. A poet once said he decided to write because, "[he] was afraid to die." Allow me to coin this statement to capture it in a perhaps more meaningfully. A… Continue reading A Tepid Balance
Home has been super comfortable. I've been worried about my work ethic and my "why" shifting. There were books on the shelf with messages written on the first page to me. They were written by my grandfather and also my mother's side of the family. When I was younger, I never actually really read these… Continue reading Home
올해 상반기에 나는 미국에서의 15년이라는 세월을 정리하고 한국에 왔다. 한국에서 보낸 이번 한 해는 내 인생에서 정말 기억에 남는 일년이 될것 같다. 작년은 비교적 더욱 화려하고 성취감이 들었던 해였다면 올해는 여태껏 일을 쫒느라 미쳐 챙기지 못한 인생의 소중한 부분들을 재정비하는 해였다. 미국에서는 잘 보지 않았던 한국 드라마도 엄마 아빠와 저녁때 같이 보고, 할아버지와 산책도 다니고,… Continue reading What I am thankful for this Thanksgiving