Remember the first time you heard a fairy tale?
It’s pretty much since then stories have been accompanying us throughout life. Even what we tell ourselves everyday about our own life is… just a story 🤷♀️ The liberating thing about this realisation is that the shape of our story depends only on us.
HelloTalk became a part of the life story of more than 12 million users 😲 Many tales can be told about their ups, downs, and 180 degree turns. Some of them we collected here.
And, as surprising as they may be, they are not fairy tales.
No Free Lunch, But a Free Dinner: How a Chinese Introvert Stopped Being a Walking Stereotype
What’s the most persuasive story ever told? It’s the oneRead more.
Japanese Teacher Finds Thai Grammar Worth Fighting For
Dramatic and full of passion. That’s how we often perceiveRead more.
Philip’s Korean Drama: How to Use English to Surf the Korean Wave
Learning a language is a journey. We hear it allRead more.
How a Russian Programmer is Cracking the Code to English
Curiosity. It’s what leads us to explore and learn. ItRead more.
From Strength to Strength: How a Chinese-American Girl Stood Up To Her Father To Pursue Her Dreams
Life often passes faster than we can process it. LookingRead more.
Why an Aussie Sold His Telescope to Travel to Thailand
The Matrix. How do you know you don’t live inRead more.
How a Student in Mexico Fought the American Stereotype
Distance. Whether metaphorical or physical, distance prevents us from creatingRead more.
The Art in Language: How an American High School Student Became a Mandarin Calligraphy Pro
Can art be a language and language be an art?Read more.
Russian-American Receives a Lifetime Achievement Award
Metamorphosis. You might know it as a title of Kafka’sRead more.