Thursday, 5 April 2012

My Return From Camp!


Minnasan, konnichiwa! I'm back from the Japanese Immersion Camp - unfortuneatly! It was honestly the best experience of my life (so far)! Though I'm glad to be back at home with my family, I'm going to sincerely miss all the awesome friends I made. 
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Before the camp, my sole motivation for continuing Japanese through VCEs was the extra Atar marks you gain. After hearing about so many peoples' experiences with Japanese language study, however, I became increasingly interested in doing it!

Saturday, 24 March 2012

Japanese Immersion Camp?!


Say princesses, guess who made it into her city's Japanese Immersion Camp program! I'm so glad to have been accepted!

Sunday, 18 March 2012

Gyaru Ramblings and Such


Hi again, pretty girls and boys! So, lately I've been thinking a lot about the extremes of Gyaru fashion - like circle contact lenses and false eyelashes - and wondering when it becomes inappro- priate to wear them (in terms of age). 'Too young', for example, is a factor I've been contemplating since discovering, and choosing to join, Gyaru; but I was so excited about it in the beginning that I never really wondered if the make-up would look too mature on me. All I knew was I wanted to wear it and price didn't matter.
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When I think about it, I still have the same passion for Gyaru make-up (eyemake, especially) I had in the beginning. If not, more so, as I've done a lot more research and spent a lot of time collecting tutorial scans, but I can't help but fear what my family would think because of my age (I'm fifteen, going on sixteen in August).