I hate how far the world has fallen. How opposed our society is to God. They push away his love. They flee from the verses that reveal their sin. They abhor the idea of a creator. They reject his cross. They cackle at the idea of heaven. God reaches out to them, but they bat… Read More The Lost and the Found
As I track the sapphire stag, I try to banish the haunting images of Frid from my mind. I kick off a tree and leap into a somersault, swinging over a thorny bush and shooting bullets at the deer. It dodges them with ease and ducks under a braided tunnel of roots supported by a… Read More The Beginning of My Science Fiction Novel
Hey, guys! Welcome to my blog, where I talk every month about writing, reading, Japan, my life, and more! Today I’m going to be talking about the books I read in January and February. I read some pretty good books, so I’m excited to share them with you. Let’s get straight into the list! We… Read More Recent Reads ~January and February
Last year I decided to enter an annual contest in Kyoto called the Children’s Reading Bookmark Competition. It is a contest that chooses the best bookmarks made by kids. These bookmarks must be designed based off of a book that they like. The winners have the opportunity to have their bookmarks exhibited around Kyoto in… Read More I Got An Award!
It all started when my family and I were cycling on a nearby trail. After about fifteen minutes of pedaling on the slick asphalt, we stopped at a park to take a break. We got some water and food, and hung out there for a little. And that was when my mom took out her… Read More Guess What?
Hello, guys! Welcome to Life In Kyoto, my basically inactive blog. Yep. That’s right. Even though I used to post once a week, juicy in content about Japan, culture, my life, and more, now (sadly) this blog has not been active at all. Amidst my promises of more posts, (besides for the occasional half-hearted burst… Read More My New Posting Schedule
Hello, everyone! Today I want to talk about the many hobbies I have (and had) and explain why I love them. Everyone has hobbies. These are mine: 1. Writing I love it when I can communicate my feelings with words. When I can craft sentences and string thoughts together to make a story or an… Read More All My Unique Hobbies: Present and Past
The Tokyo Olympics, which ended in August 8th, was a wundrous flourish of action, emotion, and excitement. Many won medals, fought to the end, and celebrated their victories. Now, the curtain will be opened to the Paralympics, which will begin in August 24th. Team Japan had a very good record of medals in this olympics.… Read More My Favorite Olympic Medals That Japan Got in Tokyo 2020
Hello everyone! After about a month of not posting (oops), I’m finally back with a post, and this time it’s about books. I’ve read a ton of books this year (about 40), and I want to talk about them since they’re so awesome! So without further ado, here are the ten best book I’ve read… Read More Ten of the Best Books I’ve Read This Year
It’s been a long wait, but it’s finally here! The Tokyo Olympics 2020 has officially begun with a bang. The Tokyo Olympic Games were postponed in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. Many didn’t think it would even happen this year, in 2021. But it actually did, after countless precautions and thoughtful consideration and planning.… Read More Let the Games Begin! ~The Tokyo Olympics 2020 Kicks Off~