Taking a Look Back, a Look Ahead

If you havenā€˜t picked up a copy of Haruki Murakami’s Underground: The Tokyo Gas Attack and the Japanese Psyche, I highly reccommend snapping up a copy now while relevance is high. On June 15, the last fugitive of the worst terror attack in Japan since World War II was apprehended by police in Tokyo. This attack, the 1995 sarin gas attack, be might distant for some, but I would argue it has had a profound effect on the Japanese psyche ever since.… [Read more]

Instant Karma

The inimitable John Lennon said it best:

“We all shine on…”

But here’s what I think of when I hear the song:… [Read more]