Setting one's teeth on edge
After 13 years in Japan, my advice is to stay curious
Land of the rising tax: A 2 percent hike brings 100 percent confusion
Overheard in the newsroom
A contemporary yes man
An interaction on the streets of Kobe illustrates what I like and dislike about living here
Building bridges with Islam at Tokyo Camii
Tackling writer's block at the Japan Writers Conference
Choose your own JWC adventure
The Tepco verdict is predictable but not insignificant
The Vietnam Temple offers spiritual and practical support to Japan's Vietnamese community
AFWJ celebrates 50 years of uniting women
'There are no downsides to training in a different country'
Caring for Candle and Chimney is a family affair
Walks and pals, Tweezer seeks life's little pleasures
Say bad thing, read boilerplate apology: Japan, we can do better
The real McCoy finds a real family to love
Lifestyles on the Seto Inland Sea change with advancements in the fishing industry
Getting those shots in: Information on vaccinations in Japan
In search of family and friends in Japan
My husband is not my baby's father. Can my child take the dad's name?
Raising kids in Japan, with extra challenges: Foreign parents of children with physical or learning difficulties share their stories
What does Japan's Nationality Act really mean for its dual citizens?
Bilingual project aims to be a springboard to women's empowerment in Japan