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ETJ Kanagawa – Workshop

ETJ – Kanagawa Sunday July 21: Marco Brazil Workshop 2:30 – 4:30 •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• Venue Kanagawa Prefecture Residents’ Activity Support Center (near the west exit of Yokohama station) Map: http://ltprofessionals.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/KanagawaETJvenue.pdf ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• REGISTER TO ATTEND Please register at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe-C6bKEHqDhxUs_tpf-ABFwYsJvtdQB2r9XC3OjyBujp6tIw/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1 •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• Information Title: … Continue reading

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Land of the Rising Gas

Comedy Land of the Rising Gas by Kevin Burns (that really is my last name!) I wanna get a dog, but I admit it is for all the wrong reasons. I would treat it well, I wouldn`t keep it in … Continue reading

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On to Atsugi and ECC

On to Hon Atsugi and ECC By Kevin Burns In late January, I had confided to Craig that I would be leaving for Kanagawa Prefecture and Ikumi. I wanted to give them a couple of months to find my replacement.I … Continue reading

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Teaching in Japan: Nagoya

For teaching in Japan some Japanese managers tend to prefer Canadians over Americans. Others are the other way around having had some bad experience with Canadians by Kevin Burns So it is really important to leave a good impression! My … Continue reading

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Ikumi

Ikumi was and still is a pretty Japanese girl to me. She is also a great mother, a good teacher, my best friend and just an all around great lady! Someone much wiser than I once said that if you … Continue reading

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People of Japan

People of Japan Writer Neal Stephenson referred to living in Asia as like stepping into one of the classic comic books, and perhaps that was why so many Westerners ended up settling here. I can relate. Still much of Japan … Continue reading

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You`ve been in Japan too long when…

First thing Saturday morning, you head to Shibuya to check the prices of orange hair dye. If you are over 65 then the blue hair dye is your dye of choice. by Kevin Burns Corn or cuttle fish on pizza … Continue reading

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Moving to Japan

Moving to Japan by Alex (Tennessee) I’m interested in moving to Japan. As of now, I’m very limited in my Japanese language skills, but was wondering that if I make the planned move in 3-5 years what would be the … Continue reading

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I Survived Natto!

I Survived Natto! by Kevin R Burns (Kanagawa, Japan) I Survived Natto! Have you ever eaten the food that is kind of like industrial glue? Half rotten soy beans, that form strings as you put it near… you mouth. You … Continue reading

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A Father dies in Flames

A Father Dies A True Story Tokyo,JL Yoshida enraged, leaves the room. He comes back carrying a large can of kerosene. The cap is already off,and Tanaka, his back turned, is showered with the foul smelling liquid. He gets up, … Continue reading

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