Tag Archives: the lucky island october 2013

Sumo in Furudono

by Maxwell Lamb In my long history of pinning large men to the ground, I’ve come to fancy myself something of an expert on the subject. Sumo wrestling seemed like it would come naturally to a lad such as myself, … Continue reading

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Teaching: Mission Impossible

by Kim ‘Possible’ Morris “Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.” With Thomas … Continue reading

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Aizu Samurai Festival 2013– A Retrospective

by Ceallach Stevens Being a first year JET, I am still not exactly sure what sort of high jinks I get myself into when I sign up for things.  Will it be fun?  Will it suck like an empty matter … Continue reading

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Camping in Aizu: A Chance of Rain

by Erica Grainger&Tony Villa Through Erica’s eyes: Good weather, good friends, good food and good wine. What else does one need?  The day began innocently enough, I remember feeling quite cheerful and excited, seeing old faces and new faces and … Continue reading

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FuJET Canyoning Trip 2013– A Retrospective

by Suzanne Fish “FUKU-!”… “CANYONING!” Wait, what?! There was once a time that if someone asked me, “Hey, do you want to jump down waterfalls and use rapids as a genuine mode of transport down a canyoning course this weekend?” … Continue reading

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