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Favourite Books of 2014

Kicking of the new year with me pushing myself to write again! Starting though with books as I haven’t watch almost nothing korean/asian related this year to justify me writing a post about that. 1,112 more words


Books 1 and 2: The Lake by Banana Yoshimoto; The Witness by Nora Roberts

Well, it didn’t take as long as I thought it would.  I finished my first book of the year, The Lake by Banana Yoshimoto, five days early.   649 more words

52 In 52

- CookPad, Banana Yoshimoto, Kitchen -

CookPad the app

I have been using a lot of this app since New Year, to help me get some ideas on the preparation for dinner mostly, since I saw the necessity of doing more diverse cuisine. 256 more words

Books & Songs

All About Asia: The Lake (Mizuumi)

Book title: The Lake (Mizuumi)
Author: Banana Yoshimoto, translated by Michael Emmerich
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Melville House Publishing
Language: English
Others: Man Asian Literary Prize nominee (2011) 592 more words

Books About Asia

From "Kitchen" by Banana Yoshimoto

I realized that the world did not exist for my benefit. It followed that the ratio of pleasant and unpleasant things around me would not change. 6 more words


Book Updates: Holiday Season

I have not been able to pick up a book since sometime in August (it was a Star Trek book too). So of course, I picked up many books to read during my Holiday Break. 1,760 more words


From "The Lake" by Banana Yoshimoto

When someone tells you something big, it’s like you’re taking money from them, and there’s no way it will ever go back to being the way it was. 7 more words