Lucky Enough To Be Skilled

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Are you feeling the need to take back your own destiny? Or maybe you would rather let chance decide. Either way, it will cost you, and much less than a visit to your local therapist. 100 yen, 500 yen, whatever, this is not … [Read more...]

Culture Shock Can Be Nuts

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When it comes to food, I’m a bit of a health nut. I love snacking and nuts are my go-to snack. Compared to the other choices that fill snack aisles, nuts are low in sugar and, depending on the variety, unprocessed and … [Read more...]

Tenugui: A Cloth Without Limits

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“What’s this?” I asked, unfolding the cloth my friend had handed me. It opened into a big rectangle. “It’s a present for you,” he said. “Thanks, but what’s it for?” Aside from its polka-dot pattern the cloth was … [Read more...]