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Dinner with Sensei and Shamisen Class

Sensei drove over to my workplace at 1715, and we had dinner together before my lesson.

He asked me what I would like to eat, and I went “Vegetables!”. 110 more words


New Month - 1st Sept

So. It has been about a month.
Everything has been more or less settled now.
Best thing ever is that I finally started learning the Shamisen. 137 more words


Now for Something Completely Different... Shamisen Edition

Instead of poetry, I thought I would upload a video to YouTube of me playing my version of Kodo by the Yoshida Bros.  Now, it’s not perfect and the sound is pretty bad, but it took me so many takes to get that much of it right. 145 more words

Shamisen Lesson

I was excited for the whole of today because it’s Shamisen 見学&初体験 this evening!
Left straight for my sensei’s place after work. Wakuwakuwakuwakuwakuwaku.
I 見学-ed a current student. 168 more words


I need a change...

Are we given ear worms for a purpose? Is there a hidden message somewhere in repetition of a line of a song, or the title of the song? 143 more words

Fine Artist

The many meanings of May... also who is Morris?

Readers readers readers… in a convenient reflection of my state of mind this weekend, this update has been lounging about unhurriedly in my drafts for almost A WEEK, in which time developments have begun to pile up and I have fallen woefully behind. 1,098 more words