Tag Archives: Japan

Sun Moon Lake: The Heart of #Taiwan (7)

  Just over six months ago, I visited Sun Moon Lake, ever so briefly on a Saturday afternoon, courtesy of my host YunTech and Carol Qiu who drove us there. It was raining and misty, not perfect visibility for photo … Continue reading

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Shuichi Yoshida’s Villain: #CrimeFiction at Its Best and a Kaleidoscope of Modern #Japanese Society

“Crimes as serious as murder should have strong emotions behind them.”  – George Orwell Crime fiction, especially the Nordic Noir type, has been my favourite genre of reading for a number of years. Every time I go to a book … Continue reading

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An American Branch: a Wonderful Story Set in Japan

My Rating:  Author Kenneth Wayne has created fabulous characters in this wonderfully written book, about a love and sex triangle between Charles Journeyman, an American instructor in an American Branch of an University in Japan, and Reiko, his beautiful wife, … Continue reading

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‘Boys’ Festival Brightens Up Our ‘Golden Week’ Holidays

By Chiaki Fujita I was so lucky to enjoy beautiful cherry blossoms a couple of weeks ago in my hometown, Kanazawa city where the spring arrived a little late this year. I was in the car that my father drove to … Continue reading

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