Relax.

Well. It’s Friday evening in Japan. Finally time to relax. This week was extremely hard, lonely, exhausting, and strange. At school: I was slapped in the face for the first time in my life by a student who was mad I didn’t give me a sticker. A teacher made him come and apologize later. But […]

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Thanks.

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! (Even for you people who don’t celebrate it. Just eat a lot of food anyway.) I have an announcement!!! I WON NANOWRIMO! I did it earlier today! I wrote over 3000 words today and got to around 50,035! I am on the last chapter of my book, about halfway through, and then […]

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Fresh.

This morning I woke up feeling MUCH better. All that water and extra sleep kicked the sickness right out of my system. I was up and at ’em early this morning, and a crazy thing happened! I started writing! At 7am! Now, I am NOT a morning person, so this freaked me out but I […]

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Almost.

I am at the point of Almost. Almost finished with my first draft. Almost done with NaNoWriMo. Almost got to 5k today. Almost have a massive headache. Almost is a strange place to be. I know I will finish soon, and I am on the edge of my seat. However, writing today was incredibly difficult. […]

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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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