The Ultimate Japanese How To Guide

The Ultimate How-To Guide is a free, 88-page ebook and accompanying video series that should prove quite useful in your day-to-day while staying in Japan.

Are you moving to Japan? Are you already here? How is Japan-life treating you so far? I hope all is going well because I truly think it’s an amazing place to live, work, and even raise a family should that be in the cards for you. Despite it being such an amazing place, I am absolutely certain that someone reading this post, has bumped into a couple obstacles while living here. Maybe you’re terrified to use an ATM because you haven’t the foggiest idea of what the kanji mean. Some of you Continue Reading …

I Changed My Mind…

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Hi everybody, As you may or may not know, earlier this week I released the first Japan Guy product and opened the Japan Guy Store. To all of those who purchased the Ultimate Japanese How-To Guide, I appreciate you more than words can say. But I have to decided to refund everybody’s money. If you check your accounts, you should have the refund right now. Some people may be thinking “Donald are you crazy?!?” Well, yes and no. Yes it’s crazy to give the money back because, like most Continue Reading …

Is There An English-Speaking Doctor in the House?

Ahh, the AEON days.  That's Dr. Kinoshita in the green sweater on the left.  Coolest Japanese doctor you'll ever meet.

I’m not exactly sure why, but my left knee has been giving me no end of trouble. It’s a consistent, day in and day out pain. When my leg is extended and at rest, I don’t have any pain, but when I extend the leg using my quadriceps (like a leg extension)...OUCH! When I try to stand from a seated position...ouch!! When I walk...ouch! I tried waiting things out just to see if anything improved, but after weeks and weeks of the same annoying pain, I went to see a doctor. The diagnosis, Continue Reading …

No, no, mo, he face!

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No! I haven't gone crazy, even thought the title of the post may make it seem that way. You know when it's cooler outside, sometimes you get the foggy windows, right. It's always great fun to take your index finger and draw an impromptu picture on the window. I still can't resist doing it sometimes. I saw a student draw a face on the foggy window, and I remember seeing it before...during Halloween. I don't remember where I saw it, but i remember that there was a jack=o-lantern with the same Continue Reading …

Thanks for your patience.

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I made a short little video to tell you exactly why I asked you to come tonight (this morning for some of you). While you're watching I'll be putting the final touches on a few things. Thanks you so much for stopping by. Sincerely, Donald Ash Here's the link. Continue Reading …