久しぶり～～ I thought I would be back with a book update this month, but I didn’t read a Japanese novel between the end of October and now. I did, however, get myself a Scribd membership and read a few books in English. I just started on the book Pachinko by Min Jin Lee. I’m not yet… Read More Mid-November Update
I have a problem. Yes, I do. I have a problem, how about you? Just caught myself in the beginning motions of my problem. Luckily, I was able to deflect it’s tricky schemes for my attention. If only just barely. Just a general bother, this jerk has been the bane of anything… Read More I have a problem. How about you?
When I was much younger, way before Japan even existed on my radar, I would spend about two months of my summer vacations either at sleepaway camp or visiting relatives. It might be a personality thing, but even at a young age, I’ve always been relatively content wherever you place me. For this reason, I… Read More Dealing With Homesickness
Even though I have been here for two years, I still stumble upon moments of cultural differences that surprise me. This was the case on Friday in my 6th-grade class. Since we are nearing the end of the school year, I thought it would be a good idea for us to make skits using the… Read More Random Thoughts #1 – Learning/Teaching Moments