Last summer I went to Beppu for a few days. Unfortunately as the trip drew closer Kyushu was hit by a bloody typhoon. The typhoon passed but we were still on the back end of the weather so it rained for most of the time 😦 Anyway here are some photos of the 2 day… Read More Welcome to hell! Beppu Jikoku, Oita.
I am always on the lookout for new historical (fiction or non fiction) stories about Japan. Here is one I found that may be of interest. The Setting Sun REVIEW BY JAMES HADFIELD Career nihilist Osamu Dazai had already attempted suicide four times when he published his most famous novel in 1947. “The Setting Sun”… Read More The Setting Sun