Category Archives: Japan

JET Blog #1: I’ve been here for 4 months and…

I’ve been here for 4 months and this is the first written documentation I have attempted to make about my life here. (bar poetry scribbles, instagram posts, facebook statuses) I’ve been here for 4 months and you’d think I would … Continue reading

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the state of sinking

I just finished my last regular class period in Japan. I have a few finals and an essay to turn in, but by this time next week I will be finished, and in 12 days I will be back in … Continue reading

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Confidence in cooking.

The work flow continues to be unrelenting, but today was lucky because I got a nice break from studying. Well, Wednesdays are the ones with only one 90 minute class, so they’re usually quite open anyway, but usually Thursday is … Continue reading

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Something that actually resembles an update

I guess I’ll try to keep it brief since I already blogged today, but I wanted to talk more about Japan itself a little bit which I feel I’ve been neglecting lately in favor of more personal issues. First of … Continue reading

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fake.

Dear classmates, If you’re complaining about the slow pace teaching of course material that you already covered back home, why didn’t you just prove your vast, expansive knowledge on the placement exams. I’m sorry, but I studied Genki I in … Continue reading

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One month in, three to go

It’s day 32, and I left the States on August 22. Today was September 22. I can’t believe how much has happened in the past month and how quickly it all came and went. The past week was an interesting … Continue reading

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I really let myself down today. (Day 21)

This isn’t my usual summary blog. I’ve been reflecting on a lot of my decisions in this past year and I have a lot of uncertainty as to how many of them were “correct.” I know how subjective that sounds, … Continue reading

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