“She’s here in the snowfall At dead of night The mood is of courtship The final fight She’s all that I need All that I am The voice of compassion inside the man If you open the gates The madness begins I’ll follow you down I’ll follow you back in She’s here in the … More Be a sunny morning today
Notes from Journal, 19th January 2018 (…) The noise of the machine made any other sound, any other voice of the people around me unheard. I was conscious I was there, my body and mind were there, but I wondered if there was a tiny fragment of universe which belonged to me far far away. I wondered, … More Dance
Hello! It has been a pleasure to share my impressions on living in Japan, my Japanese language challenge, my travels, impressions, hopes and fears through this blog. You may know that my main field is architecture and I have been engaging in this profession for a years. In order to organize some ideas and content … More New Ideas
It’s my second year living in a Sapporo, one of the major cities around the world where it snows the most! I would like to share some tips on how to survive in this Winter Country. dress like an onion, layers and layers of clothes. Sometimes I see locals in summer shoes strolling on snow … More How to survive cold snowy winter in Hokkaido and… don’t let it freeze your heart
Some impressions from last year! Glad to have lived the best moments by the side of the dearest people.
You say the moon is oh so beautiful Have you ever seen it Last month, almost by an accident, I have noticed that the full moon was different, its luminous glow was more intense and it even seemed closer. I wondered whether there was some special phenomenon on that day and discovered that each full … More Frost Moon
I have finally made it to the city at the southern tip of Hokkaido: Hakodate! It’s a harbour city with an interesting history and influence from overseas. Also, the city boasts of its variety of 海鮮丼 kaisendon as well as イカ ika, squid! I guess if you ask a passer-by on the street whether they happen to have a … More 函館 いいか？ イカ ！