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What is a snafkin you ask yourself, since I am not there. Ahh I Reply, because I can read your thoughts. Well you will fnd out later. 660 more words


Among mixed marriages in Japan, US husbands outnumber US wives 6 to 1

Nippon.com and the Japan Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare report, in 2013 there were 21,488 international marriages in Japan (1 in 30 of all marriages). 96 more words

Gaijin Wife

What It’s Like To Be Swirly (A poem)

Like a chocolate vanilla swirl ice cream cone
It’s your friend pointing out you’re swirly
Not knowing whether to check black, white, or other
Being asked ‘So what exactly are you?’ 157 more words

when the student is ready...

And now for something completely different…sort of


When I first gave the thought to really being in Japan. There were several things I wanted to do. 1,326 more words


No More Mulberries, Mary Smith

No More Mulberries, Mary Smith
Genre: women’s fiction
Review from Jeannie Zelos book reviews
Sometimes I like to read something very different from my usual. Its good to get out of the comfort zone, and means I come back to genres I usually read with fresh eyes. 890 more words


CONVERSATION STARTER: Do you think it's good to marry someone from a different culture?

I was going to say another ‘nationality’ but that is too easy. Another culture is really something else. I think marrying outside your culture can be really interesting for the two parties involved, but I think both have to make sure that they don’t force the other too much into their culture. 52 more words


Torch Bearers

The names Timothy and Titus are known to some of us who read the letters of Paul in the Scriptures but I knew little about… 426 more words