ANA – Is Japan Cool? Win a trip to Japan

I have been secretly battling "Japan Withdrawal Syndrome", wishing, wanting and yearning to experience the feeling of landing in Japan again. That indescribable feeling I got as I explored places such as Todai-ji, Gundam Cafe, The great Buddha of Kamakura, Tokyo Game show 2011 and Nijo Castle while enjoying tasty cuisine such as Okonomiyaki, and Hitsumabushi. ANA is … Continue reading ANA – Is Japan Cool? Win a trip to Japan

Usain Bolt is a Sprinting Legend – Congrats to the entire Jamaican Olympic Team

Jamaica has set the London Olympics on fire plundering 12 medals - 4 gold medals, 4 silver medals and 4 bronze medals. The Japan scholar in me can't resit highlighting that four (Shi) is a unlucky number in Japanese culture but to us Jamaicans 4, at least for the time being, is our favourite number. … Continue reading Usain Bolt is a Sprinting Legend – Congrats to the entire Jamaican Olympic Team

6 Jamaican Sprinters to watch at the London Olympics 2012

The London 2012 Olympic Games are underway but while a couple Jamaican's such as the Alia Atkinson has been involved in swimming and a few other events such as Equestrian and Judo the majority of us are waiting for athletics to start! With some of the biggest names in sprinting Jamaica is expected to once … Continue reading 6 Jamaican Sprinters to watch at the London Olympics 2012

Japanese Kana – Google Chrome Extension

I continue to be stuck in my Japanese learning rut. Work, life, procrastination and indiscipline battle my every attept to stick to a Japanese learning and practice schedule which has forced me to trying different ways to retain the little Japanese I know while slowly incorporating new Japanese words and phrases into my minuscule Japanese … Continue reading Japanese Kana – Google Chrome Extension