As we move towards the saddest part of the JET year, when many friends leave us, it seems only fitting that we enter the rainy month of June. However, don’t let it all get you down! Hang with some buddies, have a ton of fun, and check out this sweet selection of ace articles we have for you this issue!
This issue, we have:
Events – Find out all the awesome things to do in Aomori this month with June Events
Voracious Vernacular – A pitch-perfect article about…well, pitch. History, tips and more in What a Pitch!
Forward all Inquiries – A stolen bike leads to some helpful (and not-so-helpful) thoughts on crime and ettiquette in Biking-tei: The Case of the Stolen Bike
MediaBug – Aomori represent! New anime based in our fair prefecture in Experience Aomori in Anime Form with “Flying Witch!”
Wordslingin’ – Read two short stories written cooperatively in Mix’n’Match Stories: The Matchening
NomNom Tabemono – Get rid of those June blues with Somen (bonus points if you get those Nagashi Somen kits), in Ain’t No Party like a SOMEN PARTY
Trivia Trap – Quiz yourself on everything naughty, dirty and downright illegal in Obscene Abstractions
Hot Springs Eternal – David takes us to Hanamaki onsen, via bakeries and the largest ice cream cone you’ll see, in From the Blue Forest to the Stone Hand