Koe No Katachi [A Silent Voice] (Anime Review)

“A Silent Voice” is one of the top-tiered anime that resonates with a good story line and superb art style. The movie portrayed the flaw of the school system when dealing with the handicapped, also depicting that misunderstanding is the root to unnecessary conflicts. In addition, the movie also showed the severity of suicidal thoughts […]

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Great Teacher Onizuka GTO (Anime Review)

A blast from the past, this anime was produced almost two decades ago, I came across this anime on Youtube, simply got hooked on the anime style and the message delivered in every episode and so started my 16-hour binge watch of this anime. Onizuka was and is a delinquent throughout the entire series and […]

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29516 Steps From Tsukiji to Ginza to Odaiba

Last day in Tokyo, we got lucky on some occasions, and it was about to end shortly. I did not know when I would be heading back here, such a wondrous place for vacation. No hard feelings, let’s start with the day. The first location was Tsukiji fish market, apparently it closed down months before […]

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32703 Steps From Kudanshita to Shibuya to Yotsuya

“Let’s meet at the JR station at Shinjuku around 11 a.m.” we agreed upon text as I had the morning free to myself. I took the train to Kudanshita with the motive to visit the calligraphy store that had one of the longest history in Japan, maybe the world too. The visit to the picturesque […]

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28167 Steps From Mt. Fuji to Shinjuku to Tokyo Tower

Good morning Mount Fuji! I caught a quick run at 6 a.m. when the air up was frigid and it was strenuous for my muscles to pull this run off. Nothing really eye-catching during this run as I stayed in a hotel which is located in the middle of the jungle. The run was breathtaking […]

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27531 Steps From Haneda to Asakusa to Akibahara to Mt. Fuji

27531 Steps From Haneda to Asakusa to Akibahara to Mt. Fuji

Touched down at 10 p.m. at Haneda Airport, traveled for almost a day from my house to the airport then to Tokyo. I followed a tour for this trip for this time around. We checked in a hotel near the airport at around 12 midnight. However, our stomachs got the best of us, we went […]

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this is normal

Another day at the intricate subway system of Japan, people were cramming against each other like sardines and some were taking the opportunities to satisfy their carnal desires but most of them were rushing to work or school. This is how Japan flows. I was still very new to the modus operandi as I just […]

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Psycho-Pass (Anime Review)

Living in a crime-free world where the only crime that you can commit is to become a ‘latent criminal’- a person who has unpleasant (bad) thoughts about life, often unwilling to accept the reality around the person- when your ‘Crime Coefficient’ is over a certain value determined by the ‘Sibyl System’. This is the world […]

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kimono

The room was dark, I still could not sleep, the night was still young. My body was wearied but my heart had a mind of its own. There was a faint light penetrating thought the luminous shoji, I was laying against an austere bed on tatami. A shadowy figure of a slender woman wearing kimono brisked past the room. […]

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