Great expectations.

So. Where to start? I guess I can rant about the expectations surrounding ALTs anytime, so I will do that at the end. First I will talk about today. So yesterday was the beginning of Typhoon Danas. It pretty much went right over us starting last night and it ended around this afternoon. Yesterday school […]

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Books.

This is my first, but definitely won’t be my last post about books. I have a disease. I cannot walk into a bookstore without buying something. Or at the very least, without taking note of something to get next time. This used to be easy for me when I lived in Kyoto. I had a […]

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Breaking away.

So this week has been クレイジー as we say in Japanese. Let me start with this weekend. Friday night I got to watch a three hour special of Music Station, a show where they host artists who just put out music recently, and have them perform. They also do events, and last Friday’s was a flashback, […]

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Blue sky blues.

Today, I started doing introduction lessons again. I really want to be done with these. The students are either hyperactive and ask personal questions I don’t feel like answering… or they are like today: as we say in Japanese – しーーーーーーん。 (silent) So my JTE today is really nice and well meaning but he usually assumes […]

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Why

So, why do I need a blog? Why do I want one? I’m a writer and I have been a lazy one lately. No more college classes means no more writing papers. Which is a good thing, I suppose. But I LOVE writing papers. I love writing everything. Mostly because writing something down helps me […]

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Why

So, why do I need a blog? Why do I want one? I’m a writer and I have been a lazy one lately. No more college classes means no more writing papers. Which is a good thing, I suppose. But I LOVE writing papers. I love writing everything. Mostly because writing something down helps me […]

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