I find that lately, my motivation to update this blog has waned somewhat. To be honest, this was just a side project, and I feel I’ve been neglecting my main blog too much.

I’m not saying I won’t come back to this blog someday, but for those of you reading (hi, mom!), I wanted to formally announce that I’m putting this on hold indefinitely.


July 17, 2017

Worked early hours today because of the holiday. That gave me time to go see Mary and the Witch’s Flower at the theater, and it wasn’t until several minutes into the movie that I realized I hadn’t noticed the lack of subtitles.

June 30, 2017

A couple weeks ago, I lent an old USB drive with some rain/thunder white noise tracks to one of my Friday students to help her sleep. She returned it to the school sometime this week in a colorful paper bag and a box of chocolate. It was really sweet of her.

June 29, 2017

I spent a few hours this evening with an old friend — my best friend in elementary school — who happened to be visiting Japan with his family. We spent a few hours and a lot of money at Torikizoku, catching up as best we could with not enough time.