What Did You Do When the Missile Flew Over?


Did you even care? Or did you just roll over, yawn, and then go back to sleep? Early in the morning here in the northern part of Japan, we were awakened by an alert on our cellphones telling us to “take cover” because a missile was headed for us. I don’t quite know how to describe the feeling you get when you realize that you could be annihilated any moment by a nuclear missile…  Continue reading


Are You Ready to Flee Japan If Necessary?


Do you live in Japan? Have you been watching the news lately? In today’s world it is easy for people to get caught up in the hype of doomsday and war drums, but what is the proper reaction to the alarm bells that are constantly ringing all around us?  Continue reading