Herbert Mag corpore sano in mens sana

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An abnormal place

Yookoso! Driving away from my brilliant life was difficult. Although I new the separation would be short, my heart and mind were very, very unhappy to leave my safe world. And the changes in...

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Words, red, red wine

Yookoso! The more I think I may be sick crazy the more I believe it. Because while I seat on my working desk drinking cheap read wine, (I drink always cheap red wine because...

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Shochi: Olympics for all

Yookoso! You may say that I have no idea whatsoever of what I am talking about; but Sochi Olympics seems a safe, easy going, master piece of sports event. The open ceremony was great...

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Future bills

Shine curly hair, beautiful face, silhouette of an angel:the daughter. Ponderous tummy, flashy skin, wrinkles from head to toe: the father –that is me. The father checking daughter’s school reports says, “You have to...

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Precocious

Yookoso! It is said that one of Japan’s black spots is its sexual openness, and that in elementary schools sexual education is too premature for Christendom standards. My two readers, it maybe that sexual...

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A door to abandoned memories

Yookoso! I went to grandma’s house in the summer. She died eight years ago and left me her magnificent two stories wooden house. Because I hired a housekeeper to look after the house and...

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Pale news

Yookoso! “I can not stand this town anymore,” I told my father one day. He smiled and said nothing. Then the day after high school graduation I went to the bus stop, bought a...

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Dirt, yellow, and ashen

Yookoso! When I left my town and family hate drove me away from them. Hate for my school teachers, for the street’s dust, for the heat of midday, for the nauseous smell of the...

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Man sitting there

Yookoso! A hot summer night I took myself away from the relaxing couch and meaningless TV programmes. I opened the fridge, and find that I was out of Coca, Pepsi, and Mets Cola. I...

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Blank staring

Yookoso! Solitaire without direction, a room, late at night. A succession of high tone, rail road shrieks in the distance. A tiny desk, which destiny is the trash, seats close to me brandishing a...