You Have Worked Hard, This Year

 

There is a famous phrase in South Korea. It’s 수고했어 오늘도 (Sugohaesso Oneuldo) which means “You have worked hard today”. So I modified the phrase to 수고했어 올해도 (Sugohaesso Orheaedo) which means “You have worked hard this year” to say good bye to 2018.

If I were to describe 2018, I think “welcome to the adult life” is the most suitable expression. Probably it’s because this year was a whole new experience for me. It’s the first year in my life I started my full time job and you know “welcome to the adult life”. I knew it wouldn’t be easy, but i didn’t knew it would that hard.

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What We Talk When We Talk About K-Pop

Talking about K-Pop in 2018 is much different than talking about it in 2011, especially in Indonesia.

K-Pop was not very welcomed in 2011. Back then K-Pop fans were still marginalized comparing to other music genre’s fans. I think the case was even worse before 2011.

People would called us names like Alay, lebay, banci, plastic, and so on.

What I hate the most is when people said “K-Pop is too girly”

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My Life OST

If you have ever watched JYP Party People, I am sure you know this phrase: My Life OST.

Yeah, right! This article is inspired by JYP’s music show, where Park Jinyoung (JYP) host a music-talk-show. One of the segments of this show is called “My Life OST”. In this segment, JYP and the guests would share their songs whic accompany them in daily life. A song that describe their life, a song that they will never get bored of, a song that at some point could be a soundtrack of their life. Like soundtrack of a movie or drama.

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Because This Is My First Blog

Is this really my first blog?

Actually no haha

I had several blogs since middle school. I started blogging back then cause I thought it was really cool (and still cool) for having online journal.

My friends and I were competing to design as cool as possible by adding widget, changing font, changing the color of font, and everything we could do to make the blog “looks cool” haha

I don’t even remember what I wrote back then. But I am sure I wrote bunch of embarrassing blogposts 😅

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