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Taiwanese American living and working in Japan with a day-time job as a consultant. I write about writing, self-improvement, and life in Japan.

City life isn’t as glamourous as it seems.


The hub for city dwellers.

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From someone who grew up in the suburbs.

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For all of us overthinkers out there.

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Where childhood memories and the real world collide.


And now I can never stop.

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Wants and likes are two separate things. Learn how to be more aware of this.

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I moved out of my parent's home and I miss my dogs the most.

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Becoming fluent doesn’t happen overnight.

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We’re living longer lives, which means we have more time to experience new things.

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