Like a Flower Petal: Happy Birthday, Sooyoung!
Posted by moonrise31 on February 10th, 2022

Fourteen years is a long time. And as Girls’ Generation closes in on their 15th anniversary, many fans might find themselves in an odd balance of feeling a little bit like Girls’ Generation has been around since forever ago, and a little bit like Girls’ Generation has practically disappeared since forever ago. Because as much […]

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Until the Light Shines Through the Clouds: Happy Birthday, Yuri!
Posted by moonrise31 on December 5th, 2021

Lyrics taken from “DIVINE“. It’s been more than a decade since the world was introduced to Girls’ Generation. That’s more than ten years — and counting — since Kwon Yuri first looked straight into the public eye and smiled, fresh-faced at the foot of what promised to be an uphill journey, to say the least. […]

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I’mma Fire It Up (‘Til We Reach the Sky): Happy Birthday, Hyoyeon!
Posted by moonrise31 on September 22nd, 2021

In any group of people, individuals fall into roles as naturally as we sort idols into “lead rappers” and “main visuals”. There are always those who lead and those who follow, those who lend a sense of calm and those who make the mood. And in a group under circumstances as high-pressure and emotionally intense […]

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Thank You For This Destiny: Happy Anniversary, Girls’ Generation!
Posted by moonrise31 on August 5th, 2021

The concept of “fate” has been around for a long time; it weaves its way into our most treasured stories and answers the questions most of us could spend our entire lives trying to solve. We are constantly fascinated by it — this higher power that mere humans will always struggle to comprehend, but also […]

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‘(I Just Wanna) DANCE’: Happy Birthday, Tiffany!
Posted by moonrise31 on August 1st, 2021

D.A.N.C.E. An acronym that describes what Hwang Tiffany is to SONE. Daring. It takes a lot of guts to make it as an idol; it takes even more to travel across an ocean to do it. Regardless of what sacrifices she’s had to make, Tiffany has definitely made her mark just by bravery alone. And […]

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‘HELLO’: Happy Birthday, Seohyun!
Posted by moonrise31 on June 28th, 2021

​ An acronym — and a song — that describes what Seo Juhyun is to SONE. H.E.L.L.O. Honest. From the day she unabashedly declared that their rice cooker was the one that made the rice in Girls’ Generation’s dorm, it’s been obvious that one of Seohyun’s consistent qualities is how genuine she is. She smiles […]

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