How Did We Get Here?
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How Did We Get Here?

Edited by: Sam Martin Our poem for this issue is brought to you by Hashikami’s own Shikisha Cowan. Autumn is one of the most beautiful times of the year because it is a transitional period. Leaves are changing colors, temperatures drop with surprising quickness, and sunshine becomes a precious commodity. In this poem, the change has already happened, … Continue reading

Proper Prompting: Part 7
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Proper Prompting: Part 7

Edited by: Sam Martin The last few issues of Proper Prompting were compiled from the amazing submissions of JETs around Aomori prefecture. We even had a few anonymous submissions, like last month’s beautiful introspection. I’ve been writing alongside the scribblers in the -ken, and for this month’s issue I’d like to showcase a bit of … Continue reading

Proper Prompting: Part 5
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Proper Prompting: Part 5

Edited by: Sam Martin The sakura are blooming, and there is a certain magic in the air that comes with springtime. Our fifth installment of Proper Prompting finds us with another submission inspired by the Random Lyrics Challenge. If you’re interested in hearing how that prompting works, click here! Last month’s anonymous submission conjured up images … Continue reading