Happy New Year! Sky pictures from my flights

Happy New Year! Sky pictures from my flights

Happy New Year 2019! May you be healthy and have joy, peace, love, happiness around the world! I would like to share some beautiful photos from my flights with you, because the winter sky above the clouds was clear and beautiful, and it gave me a lot of positive energy and inspiration for a new [...]

Week 70: Returning to the UK and Luca’s birthday

Week 70: Returning to the UK and Luca’s birthday

On 1st May, I returned to England, having spent four months (17 weeks) in Tokyo doing fieldwork, including observations, audio recordings, one-to-one interviews, focus groups and reviewing local sources. I brought back all sorts of data that I had collected for my research and I also sent a box of books from Japan to my [...]

Week 53: Influenza

Week 53: Influenza

I've had the flu since 2nd January, with a high fever of 39.7˚C, a chill, and body aches that continued for five days. I went to a hospital on the 6th and was tested for influenza and pneumonia. Luckily, the high fever was not a symptom of pneumonia, but influenza only. My doctor prescribed Tamiflu [...]