- Please write about the key moment when, where, and how you first learned to read. What was learning to read like for you? What sorts of books did you read?
From my memory, I learned how to read and write twice. One is Korean, and one is English. I can no longer what I read in Korean books anymore, but I know that my first book in English was The Holes.
- How did you feel about reading and writing as an adolescent — say, during middle and high school? What sorts of experiences did you have as a reader and writing in school?
During middle and high school, I really was disinterest in reading and writing. I didn’t hate it, but I would avoid taking writing related classes.
- What are your experiences with social networking sites like MySpace, Facebook, Twitter, or others? What do you remember about your first experiences with such sites? Do you text on a smartphone? What sorts of experiences have you had writing to/for people with those sorts of technologies?
Only social network I have is Facebook, and I rarely use them. I never got into social networking culture. I felt that there was no need for me to express my thoughts in open public area.
- What are some of the biggest struggles you have had as a reader and/or writer? What are some of your best moments as a writer?
My biggest struggle with reading and writing was properly utilizing English. I really never had best moment as a writer.