Tokyo — Once a month, right after the payday, tons of people stand in line at Junkudo, my trusty bookstore in Ikebukuro. They have to wait at least 15 minutes. This isn’t a weird ritual. They just want books...
Tokyo — 1 Room Coffee near Naka-itabashi Station is my favorite hangout to recharge. This coffee shop is tiny, but very grounded because the owner has worked in food industry for a decade. He knows what’s imp...
中野区 — If you visit Roku-yosha for the first time, it feels a little intimidating. The narrow stairs toward its entrance are so steep. But once you get used to it, this classic, family-run kissaten can be th...
Journey is more important than destination.
Journey is more important than destination
One of the best part of your trip is "planning."
6 field notes kept logging my past 8 months.
A guy watches 300 films a year. I watches one movie 200 times a year, instead.
ARiSE COFFEE ROASTERS
The first specialty coffee shop in Ikebukuro and Junkudo (bookstore) resonate.
Editing is interpreting.
Being in a magazine means that you're special.Being featured on its cover means that you are something completely different.
"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" uses my favorite theme written in "Philosopher and Wolf."
My friends fly when I stay put. But this app makes me smile.
Nakano Experience #1(My friendly Nakano neighbor "Roku-yosha" )
What I talk about when I think about "specialty"
Suica and Butterfly.
My noiseless hideout in Kami-itabashi keeps me stay focused.
Junkudo proves people are compelled to read books.
floating with your iPad