Recent Things

Not a moment goes by when I don’t think about this blog and wonder, should I go back to it?  This is where I poured everything out during my darkest and lightest days in Japan and has been one of my safe places.  I’m not exactly sure what I’ll do to be honest.  My new … More Recent Things

Blog Has Moved

I am now regularly posting here at : Stumbling in Japan I actually ran out of data on this blog, and to be honest, I don’t have the money to pay for premium and I failed at my last blog launch so I’ve just been doing my thing lately on my new blog.  Lots of … More Blog Has Moved

My Experience Seeking Mental Health Care in Japan: The Good and The Bad Pt.1

As much as I don’t want to talk about this.  I feel like I have to.  Mental health no matter where you live is an important thing, and some people struggle with mental health problems their whole life, while others may go through situational struggles.  I’ve talked a lot about this to my friends and … More My Experience Seeking Mental Health Care in Japan: The Good and The Bad Pt.1

Shimizu’s Tanabata Festival & My Cultural Blunder

Tanabata Matsuri, also known as the Star Festival is a pretty big event in Japan.  After having been here for so long I surprised myself that I actually haven’t ever been to a bigger Tanabata event.  A little history taken from my best friend Wikipedia: “Originating from the Chinese Qixi Festival.[1] It celebrates the meeting of the deities … More Shimizu’s Tanabata Festival & My Cultural Blunder