Published Works

Engoo Daily News

I've written over 100 articles for Engoo Daily News, a news-based language learning service.

Talking Tokyo

I co-edited Talking Tokyo, a one-shot mag for the Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau in late 2018.

All About Japan

I was editor-in-chief of All About Japan from its inception in September 2015 to May 2018.


I was editor/managing editor for Metropolis magazine in 2014.

Highlighting Japan

I was editor at Highlighting Japan from December 2013 to March 2014.

Single Articles

Tokyo in the Now

A bit of Tokyo promotion for Dine magazine in October 2019.

Tokyo: Where Old Meets New

A native TCVB ad that  appeared in British Airways' High Life in 2018. 

What Global HR Means for Japan

Adapt or risk being absorbed overseas.

Signing On

It's hard for a self-conscious otaku to get to Japan.

Japan, My Neverland

Japan, My Neverland

When you're turning 30, is it really still cool to hang out with the Lost Boys?

Down to the Wire

Down to the Wire and Cursing Technology

My undergraduate thesis comes down to the last 15 minutes.

Dreams on Hold

Dreams on Hold

You may study for a job, but you can only deny yourself for so long.

Go Ahead

Go ahead, make my day. Check my I.D. - please?

The upside of getting carded at the liquor store.