In-hua Kim is a pseudonym for a North Korean defector writer. She left the DPRK in 2018, and now resides in South Korea.
"No North Korean is looking forward to the New Year’s speech"
"I couldn't help but sigh at the news that North Korean overseas workers were being sent back to North Korea"
"'Nature' in North Korea is so bleak I am ashamed to even call it that."
"Koreans are not supposed to bear the children of foreigners, and this rule is strictly enforced"
"When I was little, my mother used to prepare sundae, rice cakes, and lots of other delicious food"
"Self-conscious of my North Korean accent, I usually stay silent wherever I go"
"Stop laughing and listen! This fortuneteller is really good, she figures things out well"
"Whether it's a summit with the U.S. or South Korea, people just dismiss it as political theater"
"With my body in chains, I learned that the culprits of our suffering were the incapable leadership"
Introducing a new writer, a former resident of Hyesan, Ryanggang-do
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