After nearly five years of living in Japan, I’ve moved back to the United States ahead of Taku in order to prepare for our new life together.
Asahi Shinbun Digital 4/2/2017 “Following similar movements across Europe and the Americas, the National Diet has prohibited heterosexuality in Japan.” ‘The Other Side’ , created last year by … Read more ➡︎
You may have heard of bears, but what about wolves, monkeys, and cats? Which western brand-name bag has become so popular with Japanese gay men that it’s been … Read more ➡︎
Ryukyu Shimpo 1/4/2017 On the morning of January 4th, the city of Urasoe raised a rainbow flag, the symbol of sexual diversity, in front of city hall. At … Read more ➡︎
Google Japan made a bold move during NHK’s annual Year-end Song Festival (紅白歌合戦), airing a commercial that featured, among others, a gay man. The Year-end Song Festival is aired every New … Read more ➡︎
I’ve finally completed my last shift of 2016, giving me time to update this blog and allowing me to start thinking about 2017.