Monthly Archives: January 2015

“A Snowy Night’s Tale” by Dazai Osamu

That day it was snowing since morning, you know. The monpe1 I had started making for my cousin Otsuru-chan was long ready, so I decided to drop by my aunt’s house in Nakano to deliver it and got two dried squids as gifts … Continue reading

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Opening of Dazai Osamu’s “A Snowy Night’s Tale”

Hello all! This is just a little bit I translated a while ago and never posted. I’ll be working on the rest to post sometime soon I hope. The narrator of this story is an endearing young girl who narrates this … Continue reading

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Edits to previous posts…

Hello all! Just a quick note to inform my wonderful readers that I have done a bit of polishing of some of my previous posts. Looking back I found a few clunky phrases and even some things that were totally … Continue reading

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Dokushin (Full revised version)

Happy New Years my lovely readers! I’m sorry it’s been some time, but I’ve finally made some revisions to Dokushin, so here is the new and improved version! I’ll try to work on something new to post soon! My apologies … Continue reading

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