Silver Week is another long national holiday for Japan beside Golden Week. I got days off from September 21st-23rd which makes it 5 days including weekends. 1,716 more words
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It’s a raccoon! It’s a dog! No, it’s a raccoon dog!
The raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides), also called tanuki, is a very strange little canine that sports a black bandit mask, a wonderfully fluffy coat, and short, stubby legs. 920 more words
What kind of mischief am I up to today?
Well, let’s see now, we have a piece of deadwood from a California juniper.
And a young, small, but long, premna microphylla. 1,043 more words
Japanese raccoon dogs, or tanuki as they’re known over here, are animals with great significance in Japanese folk-lore. Among their many supernatural attributes such as giant scrota and swift speeds, … 445 more words