Osaka Here I Come!

Osaka Here I Come! I just bought my plane ticket to fly to Osaka! I wasn't exactly planning to do it today. But I knew I was going to buy the tickets any day now... I have basically been checking online every few days to see what the ticket situations are, and which airlines have …

Studying the Kana

I'm studying the Kana. It's March 27, and this is my third blog post in three days (remember, I wrote these blogs soon after I was accepted to my new job in Japan, but well before Pastor Les announced it in church... I had originally scheduled these blogs to start publishing in June. But since …

Finances in Japan

Finances in Japan. Thanks to everyone who wished me well on the announcement of my planned move to Japan in August. As I mentioned in that blog post, I had begun writing about those exciting first few days when I was offered, discussed, and accepted the position in Japan. But of course, due to various …