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26 April 2008 @ 06:24 pm
Demashita!! ^O^ It comes out TOMORROW, please please buy it!  
I am now a published writer!!! ^O^ ^O^ ^O^!!! (Well, as of tomorrow) =D

A while back, I mentioned that I'd been asked to start a column in a newspaper. Well, it's finally coming out, TOMORROW! =D *celebrates*
* My column is called "Walking Tokyo"
* And it's running in Asahi's weekly english newspaper
* Which goes on sale every Sunday for ¥250.
* My column is going to run once a month
* And it covers places in Tokyo and the surrounding area that I think are interesting, as well as any cultural or other interesting things that I come across. Pretty much like my blog, which is how the amazingly nice editors found me and asked me to write for them! ^_____^

The newspaper is aimed at Japanese-speakers who are interested in learning english, but it's actually quite interesting for native speakers as well, I think. Please, please please if you have an extra ¥250, please go down to the convenience store/newspaper stand/bookstore/station/ etc, and get it! ^O^ It's the first time that I've ever professionally published my writing, photos, and artwork in a publication outside of school. So, I am really, really excited! It was fun to write, too! ^.^

PS: Moonlight is back!!!! And did anyone see all of the hilarious Ghost Hunters, Blair Witch, House on Haunted Hill, etc, parodies in last night's Supernatural? Awesome awesome. <3<3
 
 
 
win_a_goldfish on April 26th, 2008 06:18 pm (UTC)
oh!! congratulations!! I wish I could read it ; ;
Amiya: Jolin Tsai #3xamiyax on April 26th, 2008 06:43 pm (UTC)
Congratz! Too bad it's not available in America ^^"
Anguilaelectragretchen on April 26th, 2008 07:33 pm (UTC)
Which season?
Congrats girl!! Is a big step for you! Wanna buy the newspaper, but, I'm quite away from Japan ^_^U Can you scan the page? : O
Janellechibi_rei on April 26th, 2008 07:38 pm (UTC)
Awesome! I wish I could get my hands on a copy :3
Fia: Raine // Fangirlymifuui on April 26th, 2008 10:07 pm (UTC)
Whoaa! Congratulations! Keep on writing till I get there this fall and I'll definitely buy it! :D
Mewgokumew2 on April 26th, 2008 10:54 pm (UTC)
Congratulations!!! =.DDD
Wish we could get it over here.... I'd love to see what you wrote! .^^
Mon☆Monmony_chan on April 26th, 2008 10:57 pm (UTC)
*throws confetti* Congratulations~ It really looks good!
I'm so happy for you~!!! :3
Naveed: Lee pastede on yey!hitokiri_naveed on April 27th, 2008 12:19 am (UTC)
Very cool! Congrats.

Supernatural = Morbid + Absolutely Hilarious!

Ghost... Ghostfacers!
Chiakichiaki777 on April 27th, 2008 09:51 pm (UTC)
awesome, feels great I'm sure.
(Anonymous) on April 27th, 2008 09:58 pm (UTC)
One step closer to materializing your dreams!
Vivian: eightranalinde on April 28th, 2008 01:02 am (UTC)
Wow, that's great! Congratulations! ^__^ Too bad I don't live in Japan though :( I'd love to read it too. :)
Freytsuki_fru on April 28th, 2008 01:48 am (UTC)
Great job on getting published! Yay! *sends huggles*

and on a totally different note... yay for moonlight and supernatural! *leeches to the supernaturalshow like a baby monkey* *__* Pure love, that it is. XD Sam got to go to a birthday party, yayyy!! @__@

Have a good day!
Kyo-chankyofujimiya on April 28th, 2008 01:51 am (UTC)
Congratulations!! Maybe if you ever get a chance to send something my way, you could autograph a copy! I would love to have one in my hand. *grins*
aiuta on April 28th, 2008 05:13 pm (UTC)
Wow, that's great to hear! Congratulations! :D
chibicerebuschibicerebus on April 29th, 2008 10:02 pm (UTC)
Congrats Jamie! =D
It looks really nice from what I could see in the picture you posted.
If I was over there I'd have definately bought a copy.