7 Years in Japan: What's Next

7 Years Ago on the 16th I Landed in Japan Coming to Japan has been one of the best decisions I've ever made. Overall it's been an amazing experience.  I'll likely stick around for a while longer so here is what I'm working on this year and for the future. And since I'm sticking around here is what I'm working on. DevJapan - DesignJapan - GrowJapan These are communities that I've created for various reasons over the past 7 years. They came about from different needs. Now that they've grown large

雇用マッチメイキング ー Employment Matchmaking

もう知っているかもしれませんが、運営してるコミュニティーのなかで、仕事を探してる人とスタッフを募集してる人をつなげるお手伝いをしています。求職してる人も、求人してる人も、このマッチング申請書を記入してもらってます。 So you may or may not know this about me, but one of the things I do through the communities I organize is help people find jobs and help employers find employees. The way I do t

Cutting Back & Adding Forward

I've been trying to cut back Back on the things that I do too much of; mainly drinking, eating, time spent not focusing on the people, places, and things that matter. I've been trying to do the opposite as well though I'm not sure what the opposite of 'cutting back' would be. 'Adding front'? 'Adding forward'?  Whatever you get the point. I've been trying to do that more. Forward on the things that I don't do enough of; mainly spending time with friends and family, exercising, time spent focusin

Today Fucking Sucks

Today started out with the new's that Prodigy from Mobb Deep passed. Then I found out two people I was close to growing up also passed away. So yea today fucking sucked. I honestly don't know what to say except that. This was a fucked up day. Here are some of my favorite Mobb Deep songs.  Mobb Deep's The Infamous was the first LP I ever bought. Fuck today, seriously. The Whole Infamous Full Album Hell on Earth (Front Lines) More Trife Life Streets Raised Me Quiet Storm Get Away Rest Up Prodigy.

Catching Up

I said I would write a daily journal but I've obviously been failing horribly through no ones fault but my own. A lot of bullshit has recently gone down and it's kind of given me a wake up call and made me remember that one of the most important things in life is to do what you say you're going to do and only say the things that you can stand by. I'll keep this relatively picture free because I want to stick to the 30 min mark and uploading/finding a bunch of pictures takes time. Actually I take