Children’s Books for Adults

What to expect reading together with a child According to Nielsen Book Research Reports, since the year 2015 80% of Young Adult books are bought...

E-J interpretation for a Piece Builder

This month I showcased my skill in English-Japanese interpretation to Wendy Kroeker, a piece builder, and piece educator. I’ve interpreted most of the lectures and...

Explaining translation

Each person who loves what they are doing is capable of beautiful and eloquent descriptions of their work. Translators are not an exception. Many well-known...

PhDone: Thesis Writing Tips

How I wrote my thesis and felt happy about it This month I’ve submitted my thesis. I was happy and motivated to carry on my...

Warabe uta: what kind of song?

How do you define Warabe uta? A song? What kind of song? Some say it is Japanese folklore. Some claim it is a lullaby. Wikipedia...