久しぶり! Time for some TMI updates! On December 26th, I was just about to take the plunge and fill out my JET renewal paperwork. After months of tortuous hemming and hawing and a lovely pro-con list, I’d decided not to renew, and to head back to America in August 2017. But the same day I … More Video: My Gyno Adventures in Japan
I disappeared for a while because I’ve been feeling depressed and helpless, as something very, very, very, very, very bad has happened. I felt I should somehow acknowledge our country’s moral failing, but I’m out of words at the moment. So here it is: we have failed. Still, I’m feeling newly inspired by a series of recent … More I’m back! (also, ugh…)
It’s amazing how quickly scenery becomes commonplace, and how refreshing it is to see your town through the eyes of a visitor. Our friend Bubs took these beautiful pictures of city streets when he visited us in Nakatsu last month. [Photos by Bruno Filip Lumetta. You can see more of his work here: http://rosettapictures.com/.]
I had a three-day weekend, so I finally made a video tour of our house in Nakatsu! Hope you enjoy listening to me ramble about tatami mats. (^_-)-☆ I had some technical difficulties, so it got dark while I was filming. I’ll do a daylight tour next time!