Continuing my 5-years-later write-up about my first trip to Japan, Nerdtour 2007! Â (sorry, pictures don’t start till after some verbiage. Â I didn’t take any pics the first day of the trip!)
I’m going to start posting more pictures etc. from my first trip to Japan, the famous NerdTour 2007, “real soon now.” Â Here’s a teaser of what I’ll be posting, a taste of the taste of Japan, so to speak…
As promised, I’m going to revisit and expand on some of the things I did on my 2007 Japan trip, to give folks an idea of what to expect later on this year.
I didn’t really get a lot of pictures during Worldcon, there wasn’t much to photograph other than the Dealer’s room exhibits and occasionally some of the panel discussions. I wanted to show the Art Show but like most of them at other conventions, photos weren’t permitted. One of the biggest… Continue reading
On the first day of the 65th World Science Fiction Convention, Worldcon, the first Worldcon held in Asia, I went to register with my friends John and Sonia. Sonia had been living as a student in Osaka for a year, and was getting ready to head back to the US,… Continue reading
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ã™ã¿ã¾ã›ã‚“ã€ç§ã¯ã¨ã¦ã‚‚å¿™ã—ã„ã§ã—ãŸã‹ã‚‰ã€ã‚ã¾ã‚Šæ›¸ã„ã¦ã„ã¾ã›ã‚“ã§ã—ãŸã€‚æ¯Žæ—¥ã€å¤šãã®ã‚‚ã®ã‚’ã—ã¦ã„ã¾ã—ãŸã‹ã‚‰ã€ç§ã¯æ™‚é–“ãŒã‚ã‚Šã¾ã›ã‚“ï¼ I’m sorry, because I’ve been so busy, I haven’t been writing much. Every day, I’ve done so many things that I don’t have any time! I promise to write more, soon.