Occupation: ALT English Teacher, Karate Teacher and dojo owner
I am an American ALT permanent resident of Japan (Okinawa). I teach English at a local Japanese middle school by day, and UechiRyu KarateDo in the evening in the dojo attached to my home. I have been training in UechiRyu for 42 years.
Mon 13 May, 2019 08:50 pm - My car in a parking lot. I swear someone moves it after I park and go shopping. It's always farther away from the shop entrance than I distinctly remember parking it. (view)
Mon 13 May, 2019 07:02 pm - I can't remember the last time I was attacked by a mat or a board...
I recommend push-ups on tatami mats instead of punching things. Straighten the wrist for good all-round tendon... (view)
Sun 12 May, 2019 10:51 pm - Thanks for the responses. Seems like lifestyle has more to do with it than pills and such...
I believe that every time we take a pill to "improve" or "increase" something in... (view)
Sun 12 May, 2019 07:12 pm - Hi folks.
At age 65 (nearly 66) I have a fairly good energy level when one considers my daily schedule. My day starts at 4:30am with multiple animals to care for, teaching a full day of school... (view)
Tue 7 May, 2019 05:56 pm - New Update:
Late spring is on us and it's getting rather warm here. A different breed of garden snails makes their appearance around this time of year and stay until the weather cools.... (view)
Sun 5 May, 2019 09:45 pm - Actually, I've had these in old files for more than 20 years. I never really believed they came from such reports. When I came across them the other day for the first time in decades, I just... (view)
Sun 5 May, 2019 03:48 am - THESE USEFUL QUOTES WERE REPORTEDLY TAKEN FROM ACTUAL FEDERAL EMPLOYEE PERFORMANCE EVALUATIONS:
1. "Since my last report, this employee has reached rock bottom and has started to dig."... (view)
Wed 10 Apr, 2019 07:04 pm - Title: Dog.
Child sleeping, image cross-fades into dream.
Child playing with his/her dog, running, walking through a park, playing in a leaf pile, tossing a ball and dog retrieves, fishing... (view)
Thu 21 Feb, 2019 08:04 pm - Sheesh, we've left the splendid Comic Book Universe and entered the Universe of Mundanity: Politics and Profits... I thought (in my innocence) all the Marvel characters were able to interact... (view)
Thu 21 Feb, 2019 03:10 am - Uh oh... I'm about to show how little I know. Stand back...
I understand that the Marvel and DC Universes will probably never meet. But why are there so many in the Marvel Universe who... (view)