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October 20, 2004 - Mover details

The Penpal sent me an email with the details for my upcoming move. My Japanese language ability is likely not good enough to organize a mover by myself. 153 more words

Life In Japan





逆もまた同(ぎゃくもまたどうよう)vice versa



Eating with Liz...

3 points – Eating with Liz                3 points – First night in Japan

The winner is…….

For some reason in Japan everyone eats like starving champion speed eaters at a buffet, and  when they eat they take down MASSIVE amounts of food! 144 more words

Culture Shock

Saying goodbye to Japanese spirits...

So yesterday a LOT of things happened. The biggest part of it was getting to see off my Japanese mothers aunt. At least that’s what I got from how I understood it. 310 more words

Culture Shock

The English teaching community is a small world

I am writing this post in 2014. It didn’t get an entry at the time, but was a worthwhile story. I believe the events actually took place sometime between August and October 2004. 505 more words

Life In Japan

Special Event Unlocked - Rice Harvesting

I have always wondered what WWOOFing (World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms)
would be like. The record of killing a cactus in my attempt to add some greenery to my surroundings made me a bit apprehensive of the whole WWOOF concept. 156 more words


English Speech Contest: Part 2 - Yachiyo

(This has been a long time coming, and I apologize for the great delay. I had a busy week and then got pretty sick last weekend and at the beginning of this week, but finally I am better and can finally take the time to post this, which I actually handwrote a little over a week ago! 846 more words