6 Ways Sports Day in a Japanese school showcases the differences between North American and Japanese schools

Sports day sports day! Here it comes with swelter and gusto, here it comes with joy and good cheer! Sports day in Canada? I dunno, kicking around a soccer ball on some dirty field while the teachers sneak out for smoke breaks? Sports day in Japan? Well hey there: strap into your seats, because seriously … More 6 Ways Sports Day in a Japanese school showcases the differences between North American and Japanese schools

Making a Home in Japan (when that home’s infested with terrifying bugs)

Well here it is: Ma place. It might not seem like much, but I can call it home; I can call it home and I actually like coming back to it at the end of the day. And that’s a lot for me. Digging out a home creates a natural sort-of stopping point: it’s that … More Making a Home in Japan (when that home’s infested with terrifying bugs)