John is a American writer who has lived in South Korea since 1998. He is the author of the upcoming book Culture Shock! Korea (Marshall Cavendish Press), a guide to Korean culture, which is due out in spring 2017. He is a columnist for Haps Magazine, and his work has appeared in Branding in Asia Magazine, Stripes Korea, The Korea Times, and the award-winning blog Sweet Pickles and Corn (sweetpicklesandcorn.wordpress.com).