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Japanese Literature about Gender: Torikaebaya Monogatari (とりかへばや物語)

About a year ago I started to read some of the classic Japanese literature, and that's how I learned about the story of Torikaebaya Monogatari. It´s very difficult to find Japanese classical literature in Spanish, and the majority in English are not the exact translation. Also, it´s almost impossible to get them in books in Argentina because the poor economy, so yeah I have many problems to read J...

sleeping in reality

It was late at night and I was having supper with my mum, but that day she looked somewhat strange.I couldn't tell exactly what was happening with her, but she looked somewhat lost in her thoughts and she acted very cold towards me; she didn't even talk at all to me! So I thought that maybe she was worried about something, but I didn´t give much importance to it.After supper, I did my homework and...

~Reading Guide~

Seeing what you read:Why do some people get so much enjoyment from reading, while others get so little?Those who enjoy stories and poems and plays are able to translate black words on a page into colourful scenes in the mind´s eye. Reading requires imagination. To increase your preasure in reading, picture what is being described. Almost every detail the author mentions is intended to help your pi...

Traveling.

"The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are"__ Samuel Johnson...