I'm happy to report that I sat down with Chikashi, a very well-known Jazz D.J. in many parts of the world and owner of Tree Cafe, a very stylish bar/lounge here in Tsuruga, for an interview featured in this month's issue of PALET magazine.
The main point of our conversation revolved around "English as a Bridge". Both Chikashi and I are aware of the power that English can have in the way we interact with the world around us. We believe is a critical tool that can make Japan better, and we are attempting to work together in trying to help more Japanese people become better able to communicate in English.
Here is a copy of the full story:
I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!