What a birthday present!

    Disk Error

    (Photo: “Ah, that’s not good”… a dramatic recreation of my Monday afternoon escapade) Wow, what a week. Monday was my birthday and I received a birthday present that I didn’t understand until this Friday how great it was. Monday afternoon, Wendy, our computer teacher, walks in looking anxious and says

    Happiness Versus Joy

    During my last visit to the States, I was asked a number of times if I was happy to be in Japan. Well, the true answer was “no, not always” but that didn’t mean that I was not joyful in being there. This seemed to create some confusion with some