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Studying Abroad in America Again!

I will fly to America again tomorrow. This is my sixth time to study abroad in America and the last one for this year. I really appreciat...
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May 31, 2012 22:48
yumi

Felicity

I finished watching an American drama, "Felicity"s season 1 today. It has 22 episodes and I watched all of them in English with...
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May 30, 2012 21:48
yumi

A Sad Day

I received a very sad e-mail from my American friend. Her mom passed away last night America time. I'm really sad and cried. When ...
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May 29, 2012 18:57
yumi

So Happy

As I told about my mistakes in portraits two days ago, I finally could control yellow and red colors in my portrait with my kiln! Yay!! I...
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May 28, 2012 22:51
yumi

A Sad News

Today I received a sad news from my American friend. She told me that her mother was going to die. For a long time her mom has been suffe...
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May 27, 2012 23:00
yumi

Failure Teaches Success

I've been struggling with my portrait for a while. I'm a china painter, and in porcelain painting, we have to control a kiln. ...
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May 26, 2012 20:36
yumi

I Finally Feel Better

Hi, there. A bit long time no see. How have you been? I had a really bad cold five days ago after I went to Kanazawa City to take my ...
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May 25, 2012 23:38
yumi

It's Not My Day

Today I'm very blue because my painted portrait came to no good. I fired her twice, and she turned out colorless. I can't underst...
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May 22, 2012 21:16
yumi

Online Shop

After I returned from the chaina painting convention in Canada, I've been thinking of starting selling my hand painted miniatures. I ...
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May 21, 2012 22:17
yumi

The Bridges of Madison County

I bought the book 17 years ago. I tried to read the book many times, but I couldn't finish reading it. I always gave up reading it mi...
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May 20, 2012 21:11
yumi

Yesterday and Today

Yesterday I was so sleepy and went to bed at 9:00 pm. When I woke up, it was 4 o'clock am. I couldn't write a journal in English ...
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May 19, 2012 21:07
yumi

A Workshop

Today I receive an e-mail from one of my American friends. She asked me if I can stop by her place and teach a workshop or not during my ...
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May 17, 2012 19:39
yumi

It Made My Day!!!!!!!!!!

I received a letter from Canada yesterday. It's from the person who bought my hand painted miniature at the international convention ...
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May 16, 2012 20:17
yumi

Made in Occupied Japan

I've been collecting antique or vintage cup and saucer sets, and every time I go to America, my American friend, Gay takes me to some...
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May 15, 2012 23:28
yumi

I Started Reading a Book Again

While I was in America, I didn't have much time to read books in English because I had been very busy for painting to finish several ...
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May 14, 2012 20:28
yumi

Happy Mother's Day!

Happy Mother's Day! Today is Mother's Day, and my daughter gave me an air cushion for traveling, a brush for washing my body and ...
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May 13, 2012 21:46
yumi

To Make My Next Dreams Come True

I've still been suffering from a jet lag, but I didn't take a nap today. I cleaned up whole my house. I guess I got tired and fee...
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May 12, 2012 23:03
yumi

I Made Some of My Dreams Come True!

I arrived in Japan safely last night. Although I'm very tired, I'm in a very happy mood. I learned a lot of new techniques from m...
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May 11, 2012 22:34
yumi

Good Bye America and See You Next Month

05/09 12:34 I will leave America tomorrow mooring. I really think time goes by so fast. I learned a lot in this short studying a...
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May 9, 2012 12:36
yumi

Antiquing

Today my friend took me to the first place for me to go antiquing. There were tons of antiques, and I found a very interesting stuff. I...
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May 8, 2012 11:12