Long Days in Lab

Written on: June 10, 2009 10:35am (local time) I woke up yesterday and got ready to go to work. I took the train at 8:20ish and got to lab at around 9:20. From then on I did the usual, check my e-mails, talk to friends online, and not much more. At around 1pm I went…

Sunday at the Castle

June 7, 2009 – 9:30 pm Today I woke up and first thing I did, yes, I went to the internet café and checked my e-mail, bank accounts, etc. I then proceeded to buy an onigiri (rice ball) and then headed out to my first day of adventures in Osaka. I met a friend of…

First Friday at Osaka

Friday, June 5, 2009 – 10:37pm Today I woke up at a even more normal time, 6:30am, and got ready to go to work. As I usually have been doing, I wrote my post about the day before, and then left to work. It was my first 雨の日 or day of rain (rainy day) at…

Adjusting – 4th Day at Osaka

I woke up at 5:30am, which is good news for me since the day before I woke up at 4am so it feels that I’m making progress towards finally having a good schedule in place. I went through my morning routine and then headed towards the station. I stopped at Lawson to get some rice…

Thoughts About My Second Day in Osaka

Yesterday, as I roamed the city, I discovered that people in general tend to be nice.  I also discovered the city!  I only walked around small streets in my first night out, but now I actually saw banks, etc.  Many many big things.  I went to the post office to take money out of the…

First Entry from Osaka, Japan

I’m sorry this entry is a bit long, but it was an eventful day!  This entry was written this morning (June 2nd at around 6am) when I was in my apartment with no internet access.  Now that I found a Wi-Fi spot, I share it with you all.  I’ll write another entry soon, to update…