Thoughts in Hiroshima

We live in a scary world. What used to be war between certain countries has become terrorism, and it poses the question where in the world there is still a chance for feeling entirely safe. The sad answer is that there is no such place anymore. Humans have always had the innate desire to harm … More Thoughts in Hiroshima

Kawasaki Penis Festival, Or: Why I can’t imagine living anywhere but Japan anymore

In the past few weeks, the upcoming Penis Festival in Kawasaki was all I heard about. It sounded like a “had to be there event“, so that’s where I set out to go this rainy Sunday morning. As soon as I get out of the train station in Kawasaki, it seems like I’m back in … More Kawasaki Penis Festival, Or: Why I can’t imagine living anywhere but Japan anymore