Grumpy Bird Reviews: Home Sweet Tokyo, Season 2 Episode 01: It’s All Calligraphy

Around this time last year Japan’s NHK World television network put out what was claimed to be the first English language scripted sitcom. I’ll be honest, I was never clear if this claim was for the station itself or the country as a whole. Since the show was also available online, I checked it out. … More Grumpy Bird Reviews: Home Sweet Tokyo, Season 2 Episode 01: It’s All Calligraphy

Living Japan Episode 80

The first quarter of this year was pretty busy and the Living Japan crew didn’t have as much time as we’d like to get together. Things are looking better. Especially because we have a new episode. Co-host Edgar gives us this synopsis: WordPress: https://livingjapanpodcast.wordpress.com/ iTunes: http://tinyurl.com/livingjapanitunes On Episode 80, the Living Japan crew discusses about … More Living Japan Episode 80

Bloody Tokyo, Ch. 13

The thirteenth chapter of “Bloody Tokyo” by indie author Brent Thomas. A modern horror story containing vampires, werewolves, magic, oni, ninjas, samurai, yakuza, and more all set against the backdrop of modern Tokyo. This week’s Patreon shout out goes to the my amazing Aunt Cindy! Bloody Tokyo features original music composed by Manny Marx. If … More Bloody Tokyo, Ch. 13

Bloody Tokyo, Ch. 11

The eleventh chapter of “Bloody Tokyo” by indie author Brent Thomas. A modern horror story containing vampires, werewolves, magic, oni, ninjas, samurai, yakuza, and more all set against the backdrop of modern Tokyo. Featuring a Patreon shout-out to Maria. Bloody Tokyo features original music composed by Manny Marx. If you enjoyed this post, please like my Facebook … More Bloody Tokyo, Ch. 11

Bloody Tokyo, Ch. 06

The sixth chapter of “Bloody Tokyo” by indie author Brent Thomas. Expect a modern horror story containing vampires, werewolves, magic, oni, ninjas, samurai, yakuza, and more all set against the backdrop of modern Tokyo. Bloody Tokyo features original music composed by Manny Marx. If you enjoyed this post, please like my Facebook author page and become a patron through Patreon. … More Bloody Tokyo, Ch. 06

Living Japan 79

It is the first show of the year for the Living Japan crew. You can stream the show here or subscribe and download through iTunes. We spend a good portion of time talking about the Coming of Age day traditions here in Japan! Hope you enjoy the show! If you enjoyed this post, please like my Facebook author … More Living Japan 79

Living Japan 77

The latest episode of the Living Japan podcast has just been uploaded. You can stream it from that site or subscribe and download through iTunes. In this episode we talk about a school’s decision to not let a girl without black hair attend classes and other sorts of divisions present in modern Japan.