The Generous & Kind Journal is the personal blog and digital living room of Giyen Kim. You’ll find essays about personal development, goal-setting, entrepreneurship, travel, kindness and of course – journal entries that document her life.

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The Internet is A Giver Volume 1:2

2019 · Volume 1:2 share and we’ll ❤ for it quotes to live by Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes. Walt Whitman Tweet what i’m reading rn 1. While we sleep, our mind goes on an amazing journey.      As

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The Internet Is A Giver Volume 1:1

2019 · Volume 1:1 share and we’ll ❤ for it what i’m reading rn 1. The Evolutionary Mystery of Left-Handedness and What It Reveals About How the Brain Works  2. In the time you spend on social media each year, you could read 200 books  3. What’s All This About

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Showing Up

So this is what I’m calling a soft launch. So soft that there’s no one here. It’s just me. If you count all the hours I’ve spent thinking about this blog (literally years), all the care that went into designing this site and then redesigning it – you think I’d

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2019: A Practice in Discipline

There are a few people I follow that make a practice of annual goal setting and I spent some time last weekend enjoying their year-end recaps. What went well? What didn’t go well? What did they accomplish? How did they fail? I wondered what it would look like if I

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2018, It’s Been Real

So I’ve decided to fire up the old blog again. Back in late aughts, when personal blogs seemed de rigueur, I was a “mom blogger.” For reasons that are still inexplicable today, I was lucky enough to have a swift rise up the ladder and within a few months of

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