Behind-the-Scenes of Change Dear Mantifang Community, There has been a temporary pause on www.mantifang.com and our social media channels, and I'd like to update you on the reasons behind this brief hiatus. In the true spirit of Mantifang, where we strive to share positive stories and experiences, some recent events and changes have demanded my … Continue reading A Moment of Silence on Mantifang.com
각본: Hugo J. Smal English 거룩한 한국과 티베트의 전환. 저와 항상 같은 이야기입니다 : 글쓰기는 독서입니다. 그것은 나를 현기증나게 만든다. 한국인과 나에 대한 아이디어는 나를 깨어있게 합니다. 자서전적 진실은 허구의 가능성과 혼합됩니다. 그것은 걸을 수 있는 끝없는 길을 제공합니다. 인간의 생각에는 한계가 없습니다. 가끔은 내 것이 우주처럼 느껴질 때가 있다. 그것은 계속됩니다. 하나의 질문은 다른 … Continue reading 신성한 한국과 티베트 전환.
Written by: Hugo J. Smal 한국어 번역 Holy Korean and Tibetan transitions. It is always the same story with me: writing is reading. That makes me dizzy. The ideas for, The Koreans and I keep me awake. The autobiographical truth mixes with the fictional possibilities. That gives endless paths to walk. There are no limits … Continue reading Holy Korean and Tibetan transitions.
작성자: Hugo J. Smal Go Sanke 가장 중요한 잉어 품종. English version koi varieties 니시키고이의 가장 유명한 세 가지 변종 Kohaku , 쇼와 산쇼쿠 (Showa Sanshoku), 다이쇼 산케 (Taisho Sanke) 은 고산케라고 합니다. Utsuri 를 제외한 다른 잉어 변종도 이 클래스에 속할 수 있습니다. 오늘날 약 150종의 멋진 잉어가 있습니다. 모두 품질 요구 사항과 애호가와 … Continue reading Go Sanke, 가장 중요한 잉어 품종.
written by Hugo J. Smal An attack on the artificial intelligence explosion. We must Torture writing charlatans. And an eruption it was. A lava flow of warnings on the various news channels: Artificial Intelligence puts a bomb under every form of written creativity. People who earn their lives with a pen or keyboard will die … Continue reading Torture the writing charlatan.
Chapter 1 - Kibun or Nunchi - written by Hugo J. Smal The Seongsaheon River is now a small stream. I hear her burbling, ten feet below me in the summer bed. The water sometimes floods the high slope during early spring and the monsoon. It is just an almost quiet little stream now. The … Continue reading Kibun or Nunchi?
The Koreans and I, written by Hugo J. Smal 코리안 I enjoy the Ready made ramen, Samyang, and hot-flavoured chicken. The Kimchi is not eatable. I miss the Soju. Mickey had asked for it at the liquor store. They did not have it. We stream a Korean police series featuring Jung Yu-mi, Lee Kwang-soo, Bae … Continue reading The Koreans and I, an Introduction.
written by Hugo J. Smal If you are Dutch like me, then the nature of Korea is one of the contrasts. The Netherlands have the countryside and the city, a few hills in the south and just under 50 islands. The Meuse and the Rhine split the country in two. Holland is a swamp delta … Continue reading Korean nature is unique.
Strange times to travel Korea! We have to learn to live with covid. Putin invaded Ukraine and the world has the cold war temperature again. At the same time, Kim Jong-un starts a bromance with outgoing South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Kim's sister threatens to nuke South Korea. Rockets fly through the air. The North … Continue reading Can I travel to Korea?