[FINAL IMPRESSION] Spring 2017 春

For me, finding new series to watch in Spring 2017 was more difficult than usual, thanks to my list of rules that I’d decided to follow. But it was a challenge that I was more than happy to accept, and even if I wouldn’t have usually chosen a few of the anime I’ve watched, it’s definitely given me a break from the countless high school series out there.

To check out my first impression of each series, click the links in the titles.

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Life Update 4 (a.k.a. Things Are Changing)

First of all, I want to apologise for not posting anything for the last few weeks. I’ve had one unfinished post and two ideas sitting in the back of my brain with no set completion date and even if I have the motivation to write, I don’t necessarily have the time.

Second of all, I want to explain why. Over the last nine months, I’ve been trying to leave the job I have and start a career that actually uses the degrees I worked hard to earn.  And now, I’ve been successful…

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[REVIEW] Attack on Titan Season 2

Attack on Titan Season 2 is Spring 2017’s most eagerly anticipated series by miles, and quite possibly the most eagerly anticipated sequel in anime history. Four years, two live action movies, two spin-off series and a video game later, the franchise that took the world by storm in 2013 doesn’t look like it’s about to slow down.

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[J-Lit] My Reading List: Summer 2017

As someone who used to read a lot as a kid, and spent a large portion of high school in the library, I love books.  During university, I didn’t really have the time to read for pleasure, so after five years of academic journals and textbooks, I’ve decided that it’s time to make time.

Here’s what I’ll be reading this summer…

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5 Foods I Miss From Japan

It’s now been exactly seven months since I got back from studying abroad in Japan, and occasionally I find myself missing things. They’re small things… like the tune that played when it was safe to cross the road, the vending machines everywhere, and even the toilet slippers. But one of the things I miss most is the food. I wouldn’t call myself a ‘foodie’ but I am a girl who likes to eat. Here are the foods that I miss the most…

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