My Experience Taking The JLPT

I did it! 8 days ago, I finally took the JLPT for the first time! Where did I take the exam? Where I live, there's no nearby testing center to take the JLPT, so I decided to travel to Washington, D.C. to take it. The weather was very cold and damp, but I'm just grateful … Continue reading My Experience Taking The JLPT


The Goofy Reason Why I Don’t Like Anime

  "Do you watch anime?" There are about 5 common questions that I am asked when someone finds out that I speak Japanese. This one would be #2. And I want to start by clarifying what I mean when I say "anime" here. What we call "anime" in America refers to a specific type of … Continue reading The Goofy Reason Why I Don’t Like Anime