When the toxic smog from China floated over central Japan and you couldn’t see down the block or stay outside for too long?
Pepperidge Farm remembers
Ice Sculptures in Susukino and flying back to Nagoya
Snow sculptures at Odori Park, Sapporo
Ferry on stormy seas to the airport to find my flight delayed an hour and then arriving to Sapporo
So there’s a Japanese slang term, ‘chuunibyou’, that roughly translates to “Middle School 2nd Year Syndrome.” It is used to describe the stupid phases people go through when they are 14, like pretend to be really hardcore, act like they know everything, say they have mystical powers, etc.
I’m so happy this term exists.
#in english we call it ‘what are you like 12’ and i think that’s beautiful
Seiganto-ji to Nachi Waterfall
Kumano Kodo to Kumano Nachi Taisha
(Kumano, Mie, Japan)