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The Snowman

On a slippery slope I sit,

As skiers swiftly slide by,

Slicing and scattering snow,

On their dizzy downward descent.

By the Gaijin Poet.

English Grammar Tip. 43 more words

A Gaijin Poet In Exile

The Barking Dog

The barking dog,

breaks the frosty morn,

causing a flustered finch to flutter,

as it departs at dawn.

by The Gaijin Poet.

Grammar tip of the day. 86 more words

A Gaijin Poet In Exile

Tokyo Auto Salon 2017

EN: The title and the photos need no additional commentary. The cars were beautiful and the models as well. Another Auto Salon in Makuhari Messe is behind us – we can start preparing for this year’s Tokyo Motor Show. 36 more words

Already longing for spring...

Even though Japanese call this season “shinshun (新春, new spring),” it is still cold outside. We are expecting a massive cold air from north this weekend. 152 more words

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Tokyo in 3 Days

Tokyo, salah satu kota tersibuk dan biaya hidupnya termahal di dunia, rasanya gak pernah membosankan untuk dikunjungi. Istilahnya palugada, apa lu mau gue ada. Nah!! … 955 more words


Hatsumōde (初詣): Visiting shrines and temples for the New Year 

Hi! It’s Yoko. Today, January 2nd, I went to two Shinto shrines near my house with my family for hatsumōde, the first visiting shrines and temples in the New Year. 377 more words

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Happy New Year from Japan! 😊🎉あけましておめでとうございます⛩

Happy New Year, everyone! It’s Yoko. I am sorry for my long absence.

Last year I had dramatic changes in my life. I passed the exam for becoming a licensed guide of Japan, and started working at a souvenir shop in Asakusa, Tokyo. 104 more words

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