Monthly Archives: August 2012

Walking through Clouds with the Rising Sun

Well it seems I’ve become quite the hiker since coming to Japan. First, Tokyo, and now Mt. Fuji. At about 3700 meters, Mt. Fuji is probably the first mountain I’ve ever hiked. This past weekend, Four friends and I made … Continue reading

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A Day at Aikido

Though I took a bit of a break because of finals, Aikido has been a fairly regular thing for me during my time here. Club activities in general can be pretty demanding, but they provide a good sense of community, … Continue reading

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The Gaijin Inheritance

This blog is devoted to my journey to understand and love Japan, but I wanted to take a post to say thank you to a red-headed friend in Wakeijuku named Bryce, who left the dorm today. He insisted that I … Continue reading

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