Freezing… and I am sitting at the desk I use at Tabuse High School. My thin sock clad feet are housed in cold green plastic visitor slippers that huddle together while tucked under the metal opening of my desk. My fingers are sluggish as I type away on my computer keyboard, erasing more typos by the … More Do I still have my toes?
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
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!)