Dear close friend of mine, You have been off and on struggling through a few things since arriving here in Japan. We all have, but in recent months it has gotten worse. I worry because I have been in your shoes, even though the two of us are not wearing the same pair. The situations … More Armor

明けましておめでとうございます! (Happy New Year!)

New Years Resolutions. They are made every year, but they often don’t last three days. It is really lucky if it lasts a week! This year I am not going to “make” a resolution. Instead I am going to continue to do what I have been doing for a while. Setting small goals for myself … More 明けましておめでとうございます! (Happy New Year!)