I’ve never been really interested about my Korean background, so it’s still funny that I now am dedicating part of my life to create a network of kyopos all around the world.
When I went to Korea, I always found that native Koreans were fascinated and interested in my because my American accent was, well, American. I never understood this awe they felt for me until I met a British-Korean for the first time. It was jaw dropping.
My little brain couldn’t even comprehend what was going on, but something started inside of me and I wanted more of it.