Big Reveal! My Senior Thesis Research

Hello everyone! I hope you are doing well! It is mid-March now when I am writing this and that means that I am coming ever closer to my commencement date of May 13th. This semester I have been writing my thesis for my Japanese Studies major and I am at the point where I would … Continue reading Big Reveal! My Senior Thesis Research

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Exploring My Identity: “three-ness”

Hello everyone! I am back already with a new post! I revisited my new year's resolutions for this blog and I had decided to write 3 blog posts a month and also start a new writing series. I don't think that I followed through on the 3 blog posts a month commitment but school is … Continue reading Exploring My Identity: “three-ness”

Study Abroad Finale: Closing Ceremony and a Rainy Festival(日記#54)

Hello everyone! As promised, here I finally am with the final blog post in my study abroad journal series. I returned to the U.S on July 31, 2017, but it has taken until February of 2018 to finish writing about my year-long adventures. I am happy to finally say that I completed this challenge with … Continue reading Study Abroad Finale: Closing Ceremony and a Rainy Festival(日記#54)

Japanese Summer Festivals Come In All Different Sizes(日記#52)

Hi everyone! Today I want to share about the second festival that I went to on the same weekend of July 22, 2017. On Saturday I went to the large Tanabata festival with my friend and her host family and on Sunday I went to a small local festival in my Japanese friend's neighborhood. Although … Continue reading Japanese Summer Festivals Come In All Different Sizes(日記#52)

Summer Feels: Ogawamachi Tanabata Festival(日記#51)

Hello hello! Continuing the summer feelings from the last post, today I want to share about my July 21, 2017 outing to a Japanese summer festival. My friend invited me to go along with her and her host family to the Ogawamachi Tanabata Festival. Tanabata occurs on July 7th with celebrations happening throughout July across … Continue reading Summer Feels: Ogawamachi Tanabata Festival(日記#51)