Welcome to Kyushu, Day 33 Read the book!
Archives for October 2014
I was feeling a little rushed to get moved out of my apartment with only 9 days left before I was to depart to Hokkaido. One of the big items I was worried about getting rid of in my sayonara sale was my washer, but as it turned out, the demand for washers was pretty high on Craigslist. […]
Snakes in Japan and a Man Walking the World, Day 32 Read the book!
Shimane to Yamaguchi, Day 31 Read the book!
A Tanuki Blessing, Day 30 Read the book!
Battle Royale by Koushun Takami Battle Royale the book was the first book I`ve ever read by a Japanese author 10 years ago. I stumbled upon it one day while browsing through the bookstore Borders before catching a movie. The then Japanese girlfriend told me it was a pulp classic in Japan. It was my […]
Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami “I wonder what ants do on rainy days?” Norwegian Wood by Murakami is one of his most famous and popular having sold more than 4 million copies in Japan, translated twice into English, and adapted into a movie. The ramblings of the adolescent narrator were boring at times, but the […]
Learning Japanese takes forever! You`re going to be have be highly motivated or make half-breed children to find the discipline. You will burn out if you stick to the same resource. That`s why it`s best to mix it up and expose yourself to many materials like you would girls if you were a dictator of […]
. World’s Larges Hourglass and Devil Pig, Day 29 Read the book!
Skate into Shimane Prefecture, Day 28 Read the book!