Category Archives: Weekly Updates

Black Barbie Chronicles: This is Why I Don’t Learn More Korean

I’m an idiot. I know that I am. Why else would I use the moniker Black Barbie? Anyhoo, Korea has its share of Barbies as well. I guess that’s why most of the time I felt at home and pissed … Continue reading

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Noir Saturday: Nocturne

Here’s tonight’s offering Nocturne.  Not that new shit; don’t watch that! Detective Joe Warne (George Raft) is investigating the death of a successful composer. While Joe’s colleagues believe that the man killed himself, Joe isn’t so convinced. After some poking … Continue reading

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Black Barbie Chronicles: When Are You Coming Home

Yep. I was asked this question from the moment I left!  Anyway here’s today’s Black Barbie entry with life in Korea.  Enjoy. F. M. Laster “I only like two kinds of men, domestic and imported.” -Mae West When Are You … Continue reading

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Black Barbie Chronicles: I Am So Over It

Oh, I think I had one of these a week in Korea where I tried to do the right thing but people kept pissing me off.  Anyway, check out what happens when I just say fuck it and get real. … Continue reading

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Black Barbie Chronicles: Putting Korea on a Pedestal

Yeah, it does. I still remember to this day why I went to Korea; I went for the wrong reasons, which is why some of the decisions I did there, well, let’s say they’re questionable. Anywho, this entry is kind … Continue reading

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Black Barbie Chronicles: English Discrimination

Ah, I remember this day so well. I was told to not be prejudice against the students. I thought that was the weirdest thing that had ever been said to me in Korea Land. However,  that was not the case … Continue reading

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The Black Barbie Chronicles: Korean Students: A Lot Smarter than I Give Them Credit For

Haha!  I kid!  This is pretty much me on a daily.  Anyhoo, this week’s selection is a good one.  I rememebr coming to Korea like I was the Great Black Hope; helping Korean students learn English and have fun!  You … Continue reading

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