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10 Signs You’ve Been in Japan Too Long

10 Signs You’ve Been in Japan Too Long

With exactly six months left in Japan, the JWs are exhibiting all the worrisome signs of turning Japanese. Will they be able to escape before it’s too late to turn back? Continue reading


Another year, another yen

Well, February has begun with a frosty gust of snowy rain, and along with it the recontracting deadline approaches. For myself and others like me (a.k.a. fellow JETs), we have until the second week of the second month to decide whether we will sign our lives away to Japan for another year, or not. For … Continue reading