Monthly Archives: November 2006

Not Who I Thought It Was

Monday, I took the Hanku Line to a private lesson in Takatsuki (roughly between Osaka and Kyoto). In a matter of two weeks, the weather has gone from a pleasant Canadian late-August to a crummy Canadian late-October. You suddenly notice … Continue reading

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Kinokuniya Book Sale 2006

Five days of the year, English-language books are affordable in Osaka. This year’s five days, poorly advertised as they always are (and one month earlier than last year), were November 1st to 5th. That was when Kinokuniya, once the largest … Continue reading

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