An exploration of all things pertaining to Japan from Japanese history and mythology to current affairs and trends. I have lived in Japan for 28 years and have studied extensively in Aikido, Japanese history, myths and culture. 12 more words
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On March 17 (I know I’m a little late) I went to Dazaifu with my mother, I thought it would be a good place to start (for getting a taste of Japanese culture) and one of the staff members of the international office at the uni told me that the cherry trees were almost in full blossom. 479 more words
Happy New Year!
2014 was a successful one for me: I made some big moves in my career, met more amazing people and improved my Japanese the most out of any year I’ve been here. 344 more words
Living in a foreign country has its trials and tribulations. There are all new customs and sometimes a new language you have to learn, creating a situation that can be really frustrating and depressing. 878 more words