My server that this blog is on keeps running out of disk space. This is the 5th time in 2 weeks that I’ve tried to upload a photo to share and couldn’t. Unfortunately, I don’t have the time to investigate. Maybe I can fix it on Saturday.
This week we had the Jichinsai ceremony for our land. It’s a shinto style ceremony with several strange customs. I’ll share those in a future post (video as well). For now, here is quick couple of photos showing the ground-breaking dirt pile used in the ceremony and then a photo of the land the day […]
4 Years lost in Japan. But it’s not a bad place to lose oneself. Last year on my Japan Day, I wrote about 11 things in 2011 that changed my life. The year before that I wrote about Looking back on 2 years in Japan. In that same tradition, here’s some more senseless rambling on […]
I wonder why Japan didn’t read that memo about the inappropriateness of using “blackface.” Japan may be an exceptional country in many regards, but it still isn’t utopia.
Sick baby – influenza. Injured toe – from basketball tourney. Wake at 4:15AM everyday, start work at the office a few minutes after 6AM. Not a particularly fun start to the week, although the latter 2 I brought upon myself. One by choice (and I do like my schedule) and one by accident (it was […]