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A Gifted Life

J1Japan | September 3, 2019

The numbing liquid laps at my toes hesitantly. Uncertainty flavors the water and fear forbids me to drink. A childish phobia of gripping tides holds me in place. The path gazing at my back is eternally set in stone and no longer heeds my call. Strong arms prevent my desire […]


Musings

Fleeting Rainbow

J1Japan | September 3, 2019

I often meander in solitude, the prism of my attire and the leaking expression from my face, the only distinguishing aspects to my surroundings. There is no discernible path. Time has abandoned me. I shiver as if lost, but my wanderlust provides comfort and warmth. I want to melt into […]


Musings

Solitary Confinement

J1Japan | September 3, 2019

We sometimes cast a shadow on our own minds, relinquishing life for the sullen gloom of chaos. But fear not, for you only have to raise your head to drink in the beauty that surrounds you and find peace in its embrace.


Dan Pape

PODCASTOHOLIC: INSIDE JAPAN

J1Japan | July 28, 2019

Why this Podcast? It’s been a while since I’ve recommended a podcast but I’ve never stopped listening. Yes I’m still a podcastoholic and I still have my favourites, but when Inside Japan Podcast Host James contacted me to be on his show, naturally I got curious. A week before the […]


Dan Pape

J1Japan Plethora of Content

J1Japan | November 16, 2018

Written by Dan Pape Read about his love of snowboarding in Japan!  You can read the article in its entirety at:  Snowboarding 毎週金曜日に楽しい時間を過ごしたい新潟と新潟近くの皆様、今週金曜日から「CLUB7 NIIGATA」が始まりますよ!詳しくは2番目のリンク先を見てね。 Snowboarding in Japan is right around the corner. It’s so close I can taste the crisp cold air on my lips. Often times I share content about […]


Jobs

Become A Job Hunting Samurai

J1Japan | November 15, 2018

The Art of Job Hunting takes many forms and it is littered with pitfalls, bad advice and confusion.  If you are a novice or a veteran of the Japanese job market, there is truly only one master of information – JobsinJapan!    Peter Lackner, the Shogun of this mighty empire, […]


Dan Pape

WHAT IS COLABO?

J1Japan | November 9, 2018

Written by Dan Pape:  Dan Pape IF IT ISN’T BROKEN, DON’T FIX IT. Colabo is short for collaboration. The definition of Colabo is as follows: INITIATING A COLLABORATIVE EFFORT WITH OTHERS BEST INTEREST IN MIND.  INVESTING SWEAT EQUITY IN PROJECTS YOU BELIEVE WILL BENEFIT MILLIONS OF PEOPLE.  MAKING INNOVATIVE IDEAS COME TO FRUITION THROUGH COLLABORATION AND LOVE. I used to think Colabo was […]



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