After finishing lunch, my boss left us as she had other important business to attend to. Alex and I made our way back to the car, ready to depart for the final leg of the trip. I distinctly recall shutting the car door, realizing I was merely an hour drive away from seeing my new home Continue reading
Just where does the time go? Now in my fifth week of living in Japan. The first month over before it even began. If the bygone month were a person I would describe her as a burly mountain woman, crashing through my house window. Dishing out a welcoming bear hug, followed by a swift kick to the balls. Smashing her way out through the other side of the house shouting “日本へようこそ！”. Leaving me lying in a fetal position, Wishing like hell I had my Google translate app, the f%^& did she say? I should have studied more Japanese… teary eyed, baffled and strangely attracted to what just took place.