An update about the future of this blog!
Just your friendly, neighborhood, diaspora queen blogging to you about life in Japan and beyond!
An open letter sharing lessons I learned about friendship in college, and finding closure in the relationships that went sour, were lost, or grew apart.
Just a life update. We go from graduation to a car accident to employment to what's next on my platform!
Summer is in full swing guyjins and girljins! And that means two things: yukata and festival season! Read about 5 July festivals you cannot miss this year!
Back with chiisai meiwaku post No. 2! This time, I'm talking about underestimation. A situation that happened to me recently reminded me of the following anecdote.
As we slip into summer, I've been thinking about tunes that define the season for me. One that's been on my summer playlist since last year is, "Unbothered" by Laya. Classified as New Era J Hip Hop by Spotify, Laya is a budding artist from Tokyo primarily honing her craft out in Shibuya. "Unbothered" is … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Laya
After leaving Luquillo, my companions and I explored Old San Juan to see what the capital had to offer. Immediately, I was struck by how much color is incorporated in architecture. Everyone raves about and takes pictures of this in Havana, Cuba, but I didn't know Old San Juan boasted the same. As we wandered … Continue reading Strolling through Old San Juan: Puerto Rico Trip ’19