Monthly Archives: April 2011

an officer and a gentleman

書厚故不貴。 If you are familiar enough with Japanese to suspect that the above sentence isn’t Japanese, then you’d be right. Or, mostly right. Kindof. It’s a sentence of written in a weird Japanese-Chinese mule-child language known as kanbun, which I … Continue reading

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the mark of the fan

“Absurdity is what I like most in life, and there’s humor in struggling in ignorance. If you saw a man repeatedly running into a wall until he was a bloody pulp, after a while it would make you laugh because … Continue reading

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