hard landings

wooo well this was a tough week! I never expected it to be as difficult as it has been. I’m getting out of it now, seeing new perspectives, orientating. But my first week was really a trial of faith. Going from life as a traveler to not, is a harsh shift. One which left me […]

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Circles

So here we are, the final entry to a 7 month journey. Me, overloaded with gifts and possessions from Japan, such an odd log entry to be writing. The cusp between journeys, completions, and new beginnings. My last week in Japan was perfection. Beautiful, touching, full of love and strong connections. Japan, for all the […]

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From the sleepless nights

From the depths of the meganopolis, I write to thee.Packed away in a manga cafe, sleeping the night away on a sofa chair, behind a computer screen in tokyo.After a night of club seeking, to see the youth of tokyo party proper. My body akes, I’m not sure i’ll manage going out two nights in […]

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Seb at Kiwiburn racing with his pink costume and horse!

How to never be embarrassed again! Me in the race course:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qHUoJJIG5d4 Fighting Corey in the thunder dome:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=As9Oi-KRO-Y and the wooden kiwi burning:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ul3XpWvu0MY

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Core Japan experiences: Miyagiji to Louise

So, here is the last of 4 new blog posts, please read the previous entries on the right if you want to read how things have been.🙂 I split it up like this cause otherwise it would have been too long as one entry!😛 Miyagiji: We booked a night at a hostel and jumped on […]

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Hiroshima

Hiroshima: Evils of war I knew this would be heavy. In fact, I was even afraid of being here due to ideas of persistent residual radiation… so I made a maximum stay in my head of 24 hours. In 2003 I had several premonitioninary dreams related to nuclear explosions, so it was odd – but […]

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Core Japan experiences: 2nd week

Nagoya: I met my Japanese friend: Rieko, at the station and she helped us check into a capsule hotel in town: one that was right next to the action we were seeking for the night life. Capsule hotels:

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Core Japan experiences: 1st week

A week outside the city, took too long to write this, so its really two blog entires in one… sorry for the mega size. I hope its still enjoyable to read… Mt. Fuji:

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Ten ways to become more Japanese: 1.) PolitenessYou are the most polite person you know. Any opportunity you can find to demonstrate your self is eagerly claimed. Profuse, excusing, thanking you practice venerably. You more humble than the last falling leave on the barren blossoming cherry tree. 2.) Order

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A week in Tokyo closure

Kinichiwa! Well, I’ve been here a week and experienced quite a lot… Many things that I thought would be different are the same, other things are different where I was not expecting changes – as always, traveling opens the eyes to new things! So much has been seen and felt, I can only summarize in […]

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