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Apr.20.2014 - 4:42 pm
I'm back from a great vacation to San Diego, feeling completely refreshed. For five days my husband and I thought about nothing more complicated than what to eat or drink or which...
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Apr.05.2014 - 11:31 am
What a week! Monday, March 31, brought thunder so loud that it sounded as if a bomb had detonated. (The force of the noise blew out windows and set off car alarms.) The...
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Mar.29.2014 - 11:51 am
Last week and the week before that, I blogged about numerical issues, and now I'm going to wrap up that discussion. Speaking of wrapping up, I'm writing this late at...
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Mar.22.2014 - 6:44 pm
Let's start with a quiz. Where on the human face can you find the number 8? a. the eyesb. the earsc. nostrilsd. mustache I'll block the answer with a picture of my dog Kanji....
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Comments from Eve

Oct.30.2013 - 8:00 am
In response to: Plums at Night
Thanks so much for taking the time to read the post and for the comment! 
Sep.27.2013 - 1:29 pm
In response to: The Importance of Being Earnest
Thanks so much! Sorry, I'm only now seeing this comment. I appreciate it!
Dec.22.2012 - 7:04 pm
In response to: Hidden by Hiragana
I think you're onto something. You know an amazing amount about the language and country!  Thanks for all the...
Dec.21.2012 - 11:37 am
In response to: Where Even Natives Fear to Tread
Sorry, I didn't see this comment till now. Yes, it's definitely used for a cluster of grapes! And many other things,...
Nov.21.2012 - 4:56 pm
In response to: Learning a Language
Thanks so much for pointing that out! Sorry that I didn't think to reread the original blog post before asking my...

Published Reviews

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Oct.30.2009
Published by The Asian Review of Books
Eve Kushner, a self-described kanji fanatic, presents excellent learning strategies in her guide.... It helps to be as crazy about kanji as she is; even one of her dogs is named...