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5 Years Later: Goodbye My Apartment

Saturday, August 6th, 2011

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August 6, 2011.  Exactly five years after I arrived in Japan I finally bid goodbye to my dear domicile.  It was tiny, on the fourth floor with no elevator, had a broken stove and AC, a kitchen the size of a hallway, a shower that overlooked the bathroom sink, and the incessant call of cicadas under the sill.  Still…. it was home.   Goodbye my apartment…. I shall miss thee!

One more month and my caravanting in Japan must also come to a close. How time flies!


I’m Back!!

Saturday, December 18th, 2010

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Finally!! After nearly 4 years of inactivity, “Visions of Fantasy” is finally back online!  In keeping with the times I’ve finally switched to wordpress and tried my hand at a full css layout (as opposed to my other layouts which used old-style html coding and *shudder* tables … okay I’ve been out of the web design scene for over 7 years, take pity on me ….).  Due to my inability/lack of time to really sit down and figure out the code (plus the fact that I know next to nothing about php) this theme is a fairly bare bones one, featuring only the bare essentials.  Someday I’ll get around to fixing it up but for the time being we’ll have to settle for this.

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