Archive for the 'Features and Interviews' Category

Tsuki Magazine

Tsuki Magazine Takes You Inside Japan

It’s got engrossing Japan-themed fiction and nonfiction including my very first published story!

Bridges Podcast

Whoa…I’m in Japan? on Bridges Podcast

Whoa…I’m in Japan? Has been featured on the Bridges Podcast hosted by Hiroki Matsuuchi! He does a great job of highlighting some of my most popular and interesting posts.


My Interview with

What did I have to say about my life in Tokyo so far? Head over to and find out.


Blacks in Japan: Haircare Tips

Just how do we black women living in Japan keep our beautiful, curly and unique hair looking supa dupa fly in a country where everyone else has not only different hair, but hair that is the exact opposite to ours?

Bad Communication Interview

How I Survived Six Months in Tokyo

Andrew and Hiroki of the Bad Communication podcast had me on the show for another interview, and I talked about what’s happened since my first interview.


My Secret Tokyo Paradise

One of my favourite places to unwind in Tokyo you’ve probably never heard of unless you live here.

Summer's Here

Summer R.E.L.I.E.F Tactics

There’s summer, and then there’s Tokyo summer. I was warned. Oh, how I was warned.


I’m in Love with Taiko

There are few things I love more in this world than a good rhythm, so when I saw the opportunity for a free Taiko lesson I was all over it.

Japan Guy Interview

My Second Interview Before Moving

  I talked with Donald Ash of  The Japan Guy before moving. Check out what I had to say about my expectations for living in Tokyo. Click here to see the interview.

Bad Communication Interview

Whoa…My First Interview

I had the honor of being both the first woman and the first interviewee of 2011 on Andrew and Hiroki’s Video podcast, Bad Communication.

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