Tag Archive: Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving and a bit more of them Old Trees

Well, it’s been awhile since my last post about Yakushima.  I have a super good excuse, too: I’ve been giving thanks.  And by that I mean: to thank all the people on Iki… Continue reading

Crazy Times

Usually my time spent on Iki is pretty empty.  Not that much to do on an island where everything closes at 9pm (that’s also when the street lights shut off).  I do a… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Awesomeness!

Well.  Thanksgiving came and went.  And it was friggin’ great. Thanksgiving in a country that is not America or Canada is… an effort.  First of all, being as we’re not on North America,… Continue reading

I love to laugh

Had a variety of songs stuck in my head over this last weekend, when I visited several friends in Shimabara.  The main one, however, was “We Love to Laugh,” from Mary Poppins.  A… Continue reading

When it rains, it pours.

Though it’s not really that much, it feels like life has gotten really crazy all of a sudden. Woke up to life on Tuesday freezing.  It’s like being thrust back into the Spokompton… Continue reading