Journal Entry – 3.5.2019

It is 7:28 AM on Tuesday March 5th, 2019.  I’m at SFO airport waiting for my flight to Phoenix.  It is another business trip and this time for our annual West Coast team meeting. Unlike past team meetings I’m not anxious for this one.  I think back to previous team meetings and with Avis I […]

Totoro – Countryside summer nights

I spend a few weeks at my in-laws every summer in Japan. They live in the countryside but not in quite as a remote place as in the movie Totoro. https://imgur.com/a/DqYP0ar This GIF captures my dream of a perfect summer night in Japan. I’m among my books studying Japanese, in a very remote countryside seeped […]

Journal Entry – 2.24.2019

It is Sunday February 24th at 5:52 AM.  It looks like I’m back to my old routine of naturally waking up very early.  I think the mostly has to do with getting back into my exercise routine which promotes a very restful sleep.  I still haven’t started the morning gym routine again but I’m back […]

Journal Entry – 2.22.2019

It is 5:15 AM on Friday February 22nd, 2019.  This morning is the first time I’ve woken up very early but also decided to get up in 2019.  Yes, I would still wake up early but just could not find the motivation or energy to actually get out of bed and would just fall asleep.  […]