Rejuvination.

Wow, I haven’t written a post in a while. I think it’s because I have been so caught up in what is happening, that by the time I get home to consider writing it down, I am too exhausted to try to put it into words. Lately my classes have been going better. I had […]

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Debates.

Today I woke up early on this fine-weathered Saturday morning and judged a debate contest! These students speak English so well, but even the ones who were lacking in English could debate with the best of them! I was so inspired and it was invigorating to watch such a nice competition and be a part […]

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Frustration.

During the day, frustrations arise, but the good thing is that we are writers! We can use all those terrible, mundane, or frustrating things that happen to us for our writing. I have a bad habit of letting nothing bad happen to my characters, but I can use the frusttrations that occur during my day […]

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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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