My dad died two weeks ago. For two weeks I have been trying to unravel my feelings about my dad and our relationship. My dad lived far away from me, my brother and my kids for 20 years. He moved to the United States following a job and then other[…]

5 Things I Learned From My Dad

Friday, my two daughters (aged 7 and 4) and I set off on a four-hour bullet train (Shinkansen) ride without my wife. She did see us off at the Shin-Osaka bullet train station, but since she had a week-long business trip in Australia the next day, she couldn’t come with[…]

Daddy-daughter vacation (kind of)