Monthly Archives: March 2012

Good: Kahimi Karie – Lolitapop Dollhouse

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On Becoming A Gaijin Oyaji

Once upon a time I thought of myself as a reasonably handsome young chap with an acceptable sense of style. I was slim and had plenty of hair. Somewhere along the way, though, sometime in Japan, I let myself go. … Continue reading

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Good: Miila and the Geeks – Superhero

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The Need For Juku

What, I often wonder, are juku for? A huge number of students attend these after-school cram schools, often several times a week and often for several hours. They study there but I’m not sure I get why. Mothers of students … Continue reading

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Good: 36 Views of Mount Fuji

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Good: Ceremony at Miyajima

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Bad: Monkey in Shibuya Pet Shop

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