Comics: Boys over flowers, 7-9

4/5 On the illustrations: simple and cute, although sometimes it is difficult to differentiate in the first volumes (then it improves a lot). About the story: These three volumes have more humorous moments, some new characters appear that give a plus to the story and Tsukushi’s sentimental (and laboral) situation becomes even more complicated. Although…

Traveling Japan: Tokio

Previous day We left early to the temple of Sensoji, which is very interesting and very large, with huge lanterns hanging in various parts. In addition, it has a very long shopping street. We were lucky enough to find a kind of ritual in which there were famous people and some geishas who made a…

Short story: Glances

I look out the window at the man who looks out the window at me. I never dare say anything to him and neither does he, we just look each other. We look like idiots, staring at each other without saying a word. But today it’s over, today I speak to him. However, when I’m…

Books: The rest falls away, The pledge, Scotish brides

The rest falls away 3/5 The argument and the idea are perfect and it has all the ingredients to make it a fantastic book. The problem? Well, I don’t know if it’s badly written or if it’s the translation (or both) but the book is a firecracker. It’s (badly) in the style of a novel…