This past weekend was my Japanniversary, but as much as I want to celebrate it, i can’t help but shake my mood. With Everything that’s been happening back home has left me with many thoughts that I’m compelled to share here. Get ready to be triggered.Read More 6 Years Overseas, Evading the Issues of America
Zushi Beach is definitely a hidden gem in Kanagawa prefecture. It’s a simple family beach suited for a day out with my little ones.Read More Enjoying Dad Life at Zushi Beach
Another update about life in Japan amidst the global health crisis. Weird weather. Cancelled Olympics. And my hometown being ravaged. Is this the worse crisis I’ve lived through?Read More My Semi-Quarantined Life in Japan
Spring is around the corner. Cherry blossoms are starting to bloom. For some, this might be a touchy subject, but I want to express my opinion on this topic. Are foreigners wearing kimono, and yukata, cultural appropriation or appreciation? Short answer – NO.Read More Foreigners in Kimono: Appropriation or Appreciation?
I absolutely love attending Yabusame demonstrations. It’s a form of traditional horseback archery that’s hosted all around Kanagawa. In this video, I discuss my favorite way to view these demonstrations, at the beach.Read More Yabusame: Japanese Horseback Archery at the Beach
New year, new ambitions.Read More Obsidian Perspective 2020: Dawn of a New Decade
My big cheese smile made it to one the major newspapers here in Japan.Read More Volunteering at Yokosuka Navy Base and Being Photographed for a Japanese Newspaper