I knew today was going to be a beautiful day the moment I saw the sunlight filtering through the leaves of the trees on my veranda. Continue reading “Photowalk: Jiyugaoka Matsuri”
When I learned that I was going to Japan to work for a year, I immediately bumped up Mt. Fuji from my bucket list to my to-do list. True enough, just two months after I set foot in this country, I climbed its highest peak. Continue reading “Fuji: A life changing encounter”
And just like that, eight months have gone by like a breeze. Can’t believe we’re now nearing the end of the year. Continue reading “Midnight musings: Hello, September! “
It was a lazy Sunday afternoon until I realized the Golden Gai Summer Matsuri (festival) was today! Without any minute to waste, I jumped out of bed, took a quick shower, and went to Shinjuku.
After a month long hiatus, it’s good to be back. Continue reading “Good to be back”
So my friend and I braved the world’s busiest crosswalk, the Shibuya crossing.
When in Japan, one shouldn’t miss the iconic scramble. It gives you an instant feel of the busy city life but reminds you to stop and smell the roses, take everything in. Continue reading “Brave the world’s scramble”
Like a moth to a flame,
A boat on rough seas,
Sink or swim
Do or die
Walk in the rain
Shine through the fire.
Like the wind to eagle’s wings,
As the resilient as trees,