Diary: Through the Fog

May 8 Dear Diary: I am in a transitional phase. I dislike not knowing where I will live and what I will be doing six months from now. For the past year, I have prepared in small ways: improving my Japanese and selling things I no longer need. After a job fair, I spent hours watching motivational…

Recompense (G7 Ise Summit Yokkaichi: Part 3)

April 25 Colorful, chic, and relatively cheap Recompense (レコンパンス) is third on our Yokkaichi cafe list. Though Recompense follows Cafe Moi and Raji Cafe Apartment, I usually think of it first when considering lunch in Yokkaichi. There are three types of lunches, but the items on the menu change biweekly. Here  is the menu from my first…