December 13, 2018

In my class on Japanese tea culture, we were asked to deliver a short, semi-formal speech.  This was meant to serve as our final, as we needed to apply the knowledge we gained to explore a topic we were interested in.  I've decided to share my speech with you all.  Hope you enjoy!...

December 13, 2018

November 6, 2018

It's been too long since my last post!  I'm sorry!  It's been exam and mid-term project season over here!

A short while ago, I was able to go to Jidai Matsuri (festival of the ages).  This festival celebrates the history of Kyoto - from the city's first emperor to the rapid moderniz...

October 18, 2018

I've always been the kind of person who enjoys her own company.  Usually I like to stay in and occupy myself studying, TV, artwork, etc.  A homebody.  However, my circumstances at present have allowed me to discover that, I like going out on my own too!  Those circumstances being:...

October 6, 2018

Last week, I said I would tell you all about the time I had visiting Kinkakuji with the rest of the Doshisha Women's College exchange students and a few of our Japanese peers.  That's all fine and good (and I had an excellent time) but there's something that's been on my mind for the pa...

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