Monthly Archives: December 2014

I love this video featuring my three books inside Tokyo’s newest magazine「Dear Shilpa」

Wow!! Watch this fantastic video featuring my books Tokyo Hearts, Tokyo Tales and Tokyo Dreams in Tokyo’s newest magazine called「Dear Shilpa」If you’re in Tokyo you can pick up a free copy of the magazine at Narita Airport. I really appreciate the effort that went in to producing this video – thank you so much!!

How to write a New Year’s Card in Japanese

In Japan, many people still uphold the tradition of sending New Year’s postcards (nengajō 年賀状). Some people send out hundreds of these postcards to family and friends. You don’t write about your life in detail on these cards. The greetings are always kept short and simple. There are many designs and styles available for Japanese…