Of fire and such.... March 7th 2006 Well, just had a great day... And by great I mean that I did not freeze. The weather was rather pleasant in fact, though the sun was that insipid northern hemisphere you-can-see-it-but-you-can't-feel-it type of thing. The weekend's weather was good too. There is hope for my toes afterall.
Enough boring mumble... About my weekend. It started on a jolly note on friday night with a trip down to on ... read more
Asia » Japan » Nara » Nara In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
I'm a South African Student on Exchange in Japan... I packed a ski jacket, surfboard and a pair of Chopsticks... I didn't bring previous knowledge of the language. We'll see where that leads me.
Since Japan I've been an ordinary SA student just plodding along making ceramics and getting a chance to see a bit of the world when I can.
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