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And the fun resumes – 秋学期始まったよ!

(日本語は後日追加します。多分) The fall semester started up a few weeks ago  at Rikkyo University.  It was time to put away the shorts and sandals, and step back into my professorial attire, so to speak.  Ready or not, the fall season is … Continue reading

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Already September? もう9月?

  It is September.  It is also raining and cold (by Tokyo standards).  Not only this, but work has resumed. I shouldn’t be complaining, however.  August was a wonderful month, the first half spent with visiting family (see August 16 … Continue reading

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Izu! 伊豆!

Returning from a trip is never as fun as the start of the journey.  The possibilty of a new adventure is past, the body is tired, the train ride home takes longer than the ride out, and the car one … Continue reading

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A walk on the dark side

Being the owner of a blog can be exasperating.  You know you should post regularly, avoid all forms of negativity, and provide the reader with useful and/or entertaining content.  But life doesn’t always run along such sunny tracks, does it? … Continue reading

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Arrival of the choir 〜 聖歌隊が到着しました

I’m afraid my days as a cycling tourist are done for the time being. Yesterday 40-some enthusiastic singers arrived in Iwai for a week of intensive rehearsals. Since my job isn’t really cycling, but rather, leading this choir, I’m back … Continue reading

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