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Sakura Season

Since Sakura (cherry blossoms) were one of the (only) things I knew about Japan before I left, I was really looking forward to seeing them in real life. 330 more words


Mixing Business and Pleasure

I went to Osaka on Friday to pick up my new Alien Residence Card, which is important because prison (probably) isn’t much fun. Nor is deportation. 513 more words


Making A Change

Hi, I’m Runako.

I’m a bit unpleasant, generally.

I’d describe myself as defensive, but most folk don’t get that bit. They just come up with asshole, a label that I’m usually fine with because it serves me well. 511 more words


April 19, 2004 - DU invasion confirmed

My day off was incredibly lazy. Other than that, the highlight was the DU Manitoba invasion of Japan is now confirmed! Four of my friends from University will be coming to visit in May. Japan beware!

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April 18, 2004 - Izu vacation day 2

Today was the second day of my two day Izu vacation with The Penpal. The main activity of the day was a pottery school. It was well hidden in a residential area built on the side of a hill. 451 more words

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Japan National Health Insurance Additional Benefits for baby delivery through SECTIO CAESAREA

Baby is a miracle from God. I believe this idiom is suitable if you are become a pregnant woman in Japan. But sometimes, the way to reach God miracle is not as easy as the idiom looks like. 555 more words


April 17, 2004 - Izu vacation day 1

Today I woke up extra early to start a 2 day vacation to Izu with The Penpal. I took the Odakyu line to Odawara, switched to the Tokaido line, and met The Penpal at Mishima station. 294 more words

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