Sports Day.

Sports Day is tomorrow! My first day going to school on a Saturday. A lot of other ALTs go for things like Culture Festival (which my school doesn’t have) and the like, but this is my first Sports Day (体育会) so I am really excited. My school told me we were having it last minute, […]

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Troy.

So I was officially accepted to Troy University! I will be embarking on a journey as a grad student! My degree will be a Master of Science in Adult Education with a concentration in Leadership Studies. So long and awesome! My Bachelor’s had a long title, too. I start classes in May and I will […]

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Troy.

So I was officially accepted to Troy University! I will be embarking on a journey as a grad student! My degree will be a Master of Science in Adult Education with a concentration in Leadership Studies. So long and awesome! My Bachelor’s had a long title, too. I start classes in May and I will […]

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Liebster Award!!!

Wow! Thank you so much to Smart Stunning Searching for nominating me for the Liebster Award!! I really love her blog so go check her out! I just stared my blog a few months ago but I already feel like WordPress is a great community and I hope my blog only grows from here! So with […]

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Book Haul.

Last weekend, I had a really rejuvenating trip to Kyoto. And the funny thing is, I didn’t exactly do anything important. I mean, I went to a Mayday (Taiwanese rock group) concert in Osaka and it was amazing. More on that in a bit. And then I stayed with a friend in Kyoto and got […]

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Competition.

I wanted to post earlier this week, but I am still working on that one because it is long and tedious. In case you’re curious, the post is all about my past weekend and mostly about books. Lots and lots of books. I wasn’t going to post anything before that but I just had such […]

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Sickness.

I got sick. Again. I was sick last month and it was awful and I usually only get sick once a year or so…. so this is very rare for me. Someone suggested it might have been brought on by stress, and I can agree with that. I spent ALL DAY yesterday writing until my […]

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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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Mood.

I’ve been talking with other JETs lately, and especially we first year JETs are going through that ‘I have all these problems that I don’t know how to fix’ stage. It isn’t necessarily because we have to or even should fix things that happen at school or in our lives as we live abroad teaching […]

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