What’s Happening!!!

Hey hey hey! I'm still alive, as this post clearly indicates. I just thought I'd give you an update on things and what I've been up to. Learning Japanese. It takes about an hour for the bus to arrive at the office, and I literally catch it across the street from home and stops about … Continue reading What’s Happening!!!

Well, This Sucks

I've been listening to a lot of Japanese music lately at work courtesy of J1 Radio, in particular their Gold channel which plays some really, really good oldies. No translation needed; the music alone is fantastic. Although I have to admit that a lot of words are becoming more familiar to me, like "toki doki" … Continue reading Well, This Sucks

Making Progress

どーも くん!Note: I am still learning and this post covers very basic stuff. If any of this is wrong, please let me know. I’d love to hear feedback. It’s been about a week since I took it upon myself to start learning Japanese through the use of iPad apps and so far, it’s been interesting … Continue reading Making Progress

Resurrection

It was about 10 days ago when I decided that I was going to give up blogging for a number of reasons, namely that I believed it to be a lost cause and I didn't want to "disappear" as I so plainly put it. That was 10 days ago and I’ve had some time to … Continue reading Resurrection

Dad and the Japanese Toilets

There is currently a work stoppage at the Port of Los Angeles, one of the busiest ports on the world. There is what seems like an endless line of cargo ships sitting out in the ocean with nothing to do since the union has some kind of bug up their butt about something. But when … Continue reading Dad and the Japanese Toilets