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New England Nostalgia, and Autumn in Fukuoka

Being born and raised in New England, I learned to love autumn from an early age. Despite the days becoming shorter and the foliage falling from the trees, I … Read more ➡︎

Reader’s Interest Survey Results

A few weeks ago, we conducted a survey through our Facebook page in order to get a better understanding of what brings readers to Takurei’s Room and learn what … Read more ➡︎

10 Issues Facing Japanese LGBT Jobseekers

On October 11th, Huffington Post Japan revealed the results of a survey of LGBT job seekers and transferees regarding issues they’ve faced on the job or while job … Read more ➡︎

Welcome to the Revue: The Dazzling World of Anmitsu Hime

One of the things that I love about living in Fukuoka is the wide variety of nightlife available. The neighborhood surrounding Oyafuko Street contains sports bars, snack bars, … Read more ➡︎

On Translating Japanese and LGBT Terminology

When writing about LGBT related topics, it can be difficult to select the correct words. Having only started writing about such things in recent years, I have often … Read more ➡︎

LGBT Pride Events in Japan (Autumn 2016)

Even though we are rapidly approaching the end of 2016, there are still many things to look forward to, including several events celebrating gender and sexual minorities across … Read more ➡︎

Takurei’s Room is Two Years Old!

Today, Takurei’s Room has become two years old. We would like to thank all of you, our readers, for accompanying us on our journey together.

The Best of Takurei’s Room [Part Two]

We’re counting down the top ten most popular posts since the inception of Takurei’s Room two years ago. In part one, we counted down the posts ranked 10-6, and … Read more ➡︎

The Best of Takurei’s Room [Part One]

Takurei’s Room will be two years old on August 31st, 2016! To celebrate this milestone, I’ve decided to put together a list of our top ten most popular … Read more ➡︎