• Usamaru Manami
  • Osamu Mukai
  • Kei Tanaka
  • Satoshi Tsumabuki
  • Jang Geun Seuk
  • Matsuyama Kenichi
  • Chiaki Kuriyama
  • Miho Tanaka
  • Kozue Akimoto
  • Amo
mar 29 2012 ∞
aug 31 2015 +
  • オレンジデイズ → 07/13/15
jul 7 2015 ∞
jul 13 2015 +

nostalgic listening

  • baroque
    • until now, i still love キャラメルドロップス
  • kiyoharu
  • hide
  • dragon ash
  • sukima switch

newly explored

  • back number
  • トリロジー
  • フレデリック
  • indigo la end
  • ang sayaw ng dalawang kaliwang paa ost
    • tagalog poems
  • up dharma down
jan 22 2015 ∞
dec 22 2015 +

a detailed list of things that I should feel optimistic about-

  • I can wfh 2x & my current shift is okay
  • I have time for weekends to do anything non-work {or work} related
  • My very basic mandarin knowledge helps me in little situations where I need it at work
  • I have the opportunity to self-study languages through internet
  • I have a consistent source of salary
  • Not having a large group of friends- means less misunderstandings/etc
  • My current workplace is better than before- less stressful atmosphere
  • Not in a relationship- no misunderstandings, no added responsibilities, no jealousy

※This list includes things with pessimistic side but fyeah, let's focus on the brighter side shall we-

dec 14 2014 ∞
sep 10 2015 +
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I completely stopped watching anime for years, but lately I have been starting to get interested again for educational purposes (well, besides for entertainment reasons, of course)

dec 4 2014 ∞
oct 2 2015 +
  • Get a nice tattoo
  • Work in a tattoo shop
  • Have a nice, simple exhibit for my artworks
  • Work in an animation company
  • Work in a foreign country and earn to live
  • Get myself an almost-perf jp guy and settle
  • Publish my own book
  • Have a creeper role in an indie film
may 30 2013 ∞
dec 22 2015 +

That I feel an affinity with-

  • Charlie Kelmeckis (The Perks of Being a Wallflower)
  • Chigusa Takako (Battle Royale)
  • Holden Caulfield (The Catcher in the Rye)
  • Jay Gatsby (The Great Gatsby)
  • Megumi Takani (Rurouni Kenshin)
  • Midori Kobayashi (Norwegian Wood)
  • Naoko (Norwegian Wood)
  • Nicholas D. Wolfwood (Trigun)
  • Sayuri (Memoirs of a Geisha)
  • Soujiro Seta (Rurouni Kenshin)
  • The Little Prince
  • The Velveteen Rabbit
  • Toru Hanagata (Slam Dunk)
  • Toru Watanabe (Norwegian Wood)
feb 26 2013 ∞
may 8 2013 +
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(almost) impossible jobs that I like

  • Museum shrine guide
  • Marine mammal trainer
  • Zoo Keeper
  • Ero Photographer
  • Tattoo artist
  • Bartender
  • Mascot (bec. it sucks to be one)
  • Nihongo teacher
  • Psychologist
  • Anthropologist
  • Egyptologist
  • Photographer
  • Model
  • Actress (antagonist)
  • Cosplayer
  • Fashion designer
  • Web designer
  • Magazine layout artist
  • Pianist (got no skills)
  • Manga artist
nov 3 2010 ∞
dec 22 2015 +
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new reads/rereads/to-read list

2016

to finish:

  • 1Q84
  • Kafka on the Shore {on going}
  • Heroes in Love
  • The Brothers Luna
  • Bones of Contention {on going}
  • Noli Me Tangere (Fil. ver - reread)
  • El Filibusterismo (Eng. ver)

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2015

  • The Happiness Project {on hold}

--

October 2014

  • Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

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March 2013

feb 15 2012 ∞
dec 22 2015 +

in-prog

  • Lovers again
  • Bad Apple
  • Bonamana
  • Genie
  • No Other
  • Replay
  • I Got a Boy
  • Good Boy
  • Paradise
  • Overdose
  • Growl

almost impossible

  • Replay
  • I Got a Boy

to review

  • Hare Hare Yukai
  • Age Age Every Night
  • Kiss Kiss Kiss
oct 24 2014 ∞
jun 25 2015 +
  • Goya Chanpuru ゴーヤーチャンプル
  • Potato stew with pork 红烧土豆
  • Nikujaga / 肉じゃが
  • Taco Rice タコライス
  • Curry Rice カツカレー
  • Sata andagi サーターアンダーギー
  • Tebasaki wings 手羽先
  • Custard pudding
  • Korean-style fried chicken
  • Potato Croquette
feb 17 2015 ∞
sep 15 2015 +

the ultimate on-going <If I'll die soon I should-> list

  • travel alone
  • visit local places
  • visit interesting countries
    • japan
      • osaka
      • tokyo
      • nagoya (4/9-4/12)
      • okinawa
    • korea
    • sg
    • hk
    • scandinavia
    • etc
  • experience camping/ road trip/ etc
    • tirad pass
  • post an 踊ってみた, even just once
mar 20 2013 ∞
dec 8 2018 +

Been thinking of continuing and/or rereading (because I tend to forget the chapters that I read before)the following:

  • Kuroshitsuji
  • DMC
  • Solanin

Note: I don't have much of a favorite gen...

jun 4 2013 ∞
oct 1 2015 +

local tourist spots/ beaches/ museums/ historical marker travel bucket list

  • bulacan
    • enriquez ancestral house
    • gdp marker
    • plaridel shrine (need to revisit in 2016)
    • enriquez ancestral house
    • our lady of assumption church
    • quingua monument
    • barasoain church historical landmark (need to revisit)
    • bulacan provincial capitol
  • cavite
    • corregidor
    • ea shrine
  • ilocos
    • candon
dec 22 2015 ∞
dec 8 2018 +

2015

  • going to dv independently <2/1/15>
  • going to moa independently <2/7/15>
  • cooked okinawan dishes/japanese food!
  • walking from up to up-a <3/7/15>
  • cut my own hair just below the shoulders <3/11/15>
  • ice skate
  • walking alone in the streets of a foreign country <4/2015>
  • sleeping alone in hotel room (and not getting scared like sht) <4/2015>
  • bulakan, bulacan trip <12/3/2015>

2014

  • taking care of a little bamboo plant (named 小竹)
  • karaoke alone <5/19/14>
  • dip dyed hair - cyclamen
  • went out with mismatched socks -without trying to stop myself even if mom gave me ...
jan 13 2014 ∞
dec 22 2015 +
  • buy something from vendo
  • eat sushi/etc (uni!)
  • ride the train alone
  • see sakura
  • have a new acquaintance
  • buy unif
  • buy jp learning materials
  • buy akunin
  • try purikura
  • wander alone in the streets
  • wander alone <full jp trip alone>
  • watch street performers
  • watch more street performers
    • breaking
  • visit acquaintance's/friend's house
apr 22 2015 ∞
apr 23 2015 +

2015

  • Ang Sayaw ng Dalawang Kaliwang Paa
  • Mayohan
  • Heneral Luna
  • The Neighbor
  • Great Teacher Onizuka (1999) グレート・ティーチャー・オニヅカ
  • Little Forest Summer/Autumn リトル・フォレスト 夏・秋
  • Say 'I Love You' 好きっていいなよ
  • The Great Passage 舟を編む
  • Kin Kyori Renai 近キョリ恋愛
  • I Have to Buy New Shoes 新しい靴を買わなくちゃ
  • Battle of the Year
  • Brass Knuckle Boys 少年メリケンサック
  • Rough ラフ
  • Garden of Words 言の葉の庭
  • The Last Chance: Diary of Comedians ボクたちの交換日記...
nov 11 2014 ∞
dec 22 2015 +
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  • ceiling light
  • alarm clock
  • guitaro stand/ hanger
  • bed
  • egg crate foam
  • trash bin
  • mirror
  • plastic container of some sort for
    • socks
    • art materials (sketchpad/watercolor/paint/papers)
    • hair stuffs

may or may not include-

  • lamp
  • cork board
  • wind chime

-

  • minimalist- pure white walls
apr 3 2013 ∞
dec 22 2015 +
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  • Get 8 hours of sleep or more everyday
  • Get a lighter (or brighter) shade of hair color after grad
  • Permanently look like a girl. I mean, seriously.
  • Remain calm when in pressure
  • Quit saying vulgar words (I did! except for shit)
  • Not to overthink simple things
jan 12 2011 ∞
jan 6 2012 +