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A Possessed Game pummeling the windows and roof, but why did the screen on my DSi go go black, too? Everything was silent except for the wind howling making my spirit feel melancholy, longing for someone to console it. My DSi screen lit up again. I might as well play it until the powe...
Japan is a great place to live - but like any country, there are downsides too.
A short summary of the first Japanese alphabet, Hiragana.
I've written "Things in Japan I Don't Miss", now let's take a look at a more positive note: things in Japan I loved, and can't wait to see/experience again.
#2 in the "Things I Wish I Knew" series. This focuses on the whole reason why you're in Tokyo in the first place: studying.
#1 in the "Things I Wish I Knew" series, about perhaps the most important factor of all: money.
Why did an American of Spanish ancestry, who can't speak Spanish, start learning Japanese? Moreover, why should you bother learning such a beautiful language?
Shinto shrines are at the heart of the Shinto belief system. Sacred spaces in which Emperors once strolled and elaborate ceremonies once took place, they are revered by millions today, remaining testaments to Japan's oldest known religion.
A day in my shoes - starting with a worm that was never mine, and ending in a cup of sweet bitterness.
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