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Origin story: TV and I (A-side)

After experiencing a sense of community and excitement from exploring the anime blogging community (like Digibro‘s excellent Diary of an Anime Lived project), I thought it would be appropriate for me to write about my starting place. 1,765 more words


81-year-old victorious in light novel competition's first round

Dreams should have no age limit, and an 81-year-old light novel author from Nagano prefecture stands as proof, as he’s made it past the preliminary selection stage for the MF Bunko J Light Novel Rookie of the Year Awards. 138 more words


Sensate Saturday: Dere

This week for Sensate Saturday I’m doing a quick primer on some stereo types people will find in Japanese romance, and to a lesser extent everywhere else! 309 more words

Sensate Saturday

Understanding the Genre: Harem Hoedown

Ah the harem genre, famously considered the worst genre in all of anime.  Or is it?  Well yes and no, while a lot of people like to lump all harem shows together I tend to take a different view.   2,794 more words


Currently Watching Anime

This is not a start of a series, but I just wanted to share a list of anime that I am currently watching or re-watching. Just like dramas, I like to watch different anime series at the same time. 594 more words