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Grumpy Bird Reviews: Home Sweet Tokyo Ep 4 Family Night Out

It’s the final episode! Will it redeem the other three? Or will it just be a weird hodgepodge of odd jokes, bad wigs, condescension, sexual moments with a toilet, and the possible madness of the wife? 876 more words


Part-2: The Japanese sense of Aesthetics

The Japanese sense of aesthetics is a fine combination of the awareness about the impermanence of things on one hand and appreciation of the inherent beauty of the moment on the other hand. 580 more words


Seirei no Moribito Season 3

Official Website

From 9.00 p.m., Saturdays, 25 November 2017

NHK 1,223 more words


Grumpy Bird Reviews: Home Sweet Tokyo Ep 3 Alice's Lunchbox

If you are are reading this review you might also be interested in reading the reviews I did for the first and second episodes as well. 1,038 more words


Kwaheri, my geliefde

Somewhere – it might have been the “Rapport” or “Beeld” this biography[1] of Dutch Reformed (“Hervormd” – NHK)[2] missionaries, pastors and their families was reviewed and I ordered a copy. 1,108 more words

The Japanese Sense of Aesthetics

The word Haiku reminds me of millions of awful micro poetic compositions that pass for as haikus in the blogosphere. The other day I came across a couple of such alleged haikus. 432 more words