2017年9月19日火曜日

A peak

This week is probably a peak of my busyness. I hope I can take a rest next week.

2017年9月18日月曜日

Personal questions

Personal questions always embarrass me because I am ashamed of myself as a person from the bottom of my heart.

2017年9月17日日曜日

Started translating

I started translating an interview article which had appeared in a major magazine in 1964.

2017年9月16日土曜日

Had great hours

Today I had lunch and talked about Ayn Rand for full four hours with two friends of mine in central Tokyo.

2017年9月15日金曜日

Unexpected happenings

My sleeping hours were reduced due to some unexpected happenings.

2017年9月14日木曜日

Premises have changed

I often find premises on which I planned various things have changed.

2017年9月13日水曜日

Cleaned up the kitchen sink

I cleaned up the kitchen sink of my home, the drain of which had been clogged a little these days.

2017年9月12日火曜日

Went to a hardware store

I went to a large hardware store to do some shopping.

2017年9月11日月曜日

Got a flat tire again

Last night I got a flat tire again, and walked my bike to my home about an hour. It seemed due to the scratches I had made to the inner tube when I had fixed the first flat tire.

2017年9月10日日曜日

Peaceful days

I can’t remember when was the last time I was intentionally harassed by other people.

2017年9月9日土曜日

Coming back

Interests I used to have as a teenager are recently coming back to me one by one.

2017年9月8日金曜日

Enjoyable ride

A new and comfortable bicycle makes even rides in the rain enjoyable.

2017年9月7日木曜日

Moved my futon

Summer has gone. I moved my futon from where I sleep in summer to where in winter.

2017年9月6日水曜日

Got a flat tire

I got a flat tire riding my new bicycle on an unpaved road, and fixed it myself.

2017年9月5日火曜日

Clear as forecast

While the weather forecast has often failed me recently, today I had a clear sky as forecast.

2017年9月4日月曜日

Went cycling

I went cycling through a mountain path I to which I had often gone as a teenager.

2017年9月3日日曜日

Switching

I am considering switching the mobile phone company to MVNO.

2017年9月2日土曜日

Far more frequently

I find far more frequently my inabilities than my abilities.

2017年9月1日金曜日

Bought a new bicycle

I bought a new bicycle, which has 700×28C tires and an aluminum frame. It gives me far more pleasure of traveling than I expected.

2017年8月31日木曜日

Despite lack of clean plans

Despite lack of clean plans my actions lead me not bad way these days.

2017年8月30日水曜日

Cleaned the entrance

I cleaned the entrance of my home more carefully than usual.

2017年8月29日火曜日

Peaceful time

Fortunately I can have peaceful time long enough to stabilize my mind these days.

2017年8月28日月曜日

Misscheduling

My precious one hour was wasted today because of my careless mistake about scheduling.

2017年8月27日日曜日

Trash and garbage

I am repeatedly thinking for these days that the most suitable words which express my essential ability are trash and garbage.

2017年8月26日土曜日

Burden

It pains me to feel I am a burden to a circle of which I am a member.

2017年8月25日金曜日

Finished reading several novels

I finished reading Natsume Soseki’s novels Sanshiro, Sorekara, and The Gate.

2017年8月24日木曜日

Intercity bus

I used an intercity bus after an interval of several years.

2017年8月23日水曜日

Something mysterious

I feel there is something mysterious about connections among people’s minds.

2017年8月22日火曜日

What I value

I have rarely told other people what I really value. Or rather I value what I don’t feel like telling other people.

2017年8月21日月曜日

Collected information

I used this afternoon to collect information about my next environment.

2017年8月20日日曜日

Hardly motivated to tell

I can hardly be motivated to tell things unclear and uneasy to explain – which is always the way real realities are – to people who easily speak things clearly and understandably.

2017年8月19日土曜日

Started to seek new environment

These few days some incidents have occurred in succession which drive me to seek new environment.

2017年8月18日金曜日

The rain fell again

I saw the sun after an interval of more than a week. The rain fell again.

2017年8月17日木曜日

My annoying right ankle

My stiff right ankle is annoying me more than ever.

2017年8月16日水曜日

Took Odakyu's new EMU

Today I took Okakyu’s new limited express EMU train “EXEα” for the first time. Its seat and interior were more comfortable than those of its antecedent “EXE”

2017年8月15日火曜日

House works pile up

House works I can’t do rainy day pile up.

2017年8月14日月曜日

Rarely asked advice

I have been rarely asked advice these years.

2017年8月13日日曜日

It keeps cloudy

I wonder when we have fine weather next time.

2017年8月12日土曜日

So unsettled

The weather has been so unsettled that I can’t hang out the washing to dry while I am out.

2017年8月11日金曜日

Despite appearances

It seems I am regarded as a man with physical strength greater than my appearance makes people expect.

2017年8月10日木曜日

Cold-retention

Cold-retention of recent thermos bottles is amazingly good.

2017年8月9日水曜日

The hot summer came back

It is very hot the last few days. I bought my second thermos bottle.

2017年8月8日火曜日

Watching old Japanese movies on DVD

I am watching DVDs of Japanese movies which produced in the 1950s and 1960s. Without subtitles, I can’t catch no small number of lines in Japanese.

2017年8月7日月曜日

A typhoon is coming

Because a typhoon is coming, I bought croquettes at a supermarket for the dinner of tonight.

2017年8月6日日曜日

Meeting of section representatives of the residents' association

I attended a meeting of section representatives of the residents' association, where actions to take on occasion of major earthquakes.

2017年8月5日土曜日

Tobias

It seemed I made a very small progress in usage of my Tobias.

2017年8月4日金曜日

Did researches

Researches always take much longer time than I expected.

2017年8月3日木曜日

Saw my family

I went to Abiko city and saw my family after an interval of around four months.

2017年8月2日水曜日

Ordered new curtains

I ordered new curtains for my room from an online shop.

2017年8月1日火曜日

Took a rest

I spent this afternoon giving my brain and body a rest.

2017年7月31日月曜日

The material I prepared only tells me

The material I prepared to make people understand what I want people to understand only tells me that it will never make people understand what I want them to understand.

2017年7月30日日曜日

To my heart's content

I dedicated four hours of this evening to my physical training.

2017年7月29日土曜日

PowerPoint slide

Preparing PowerPoint slides makes my ideas much clearer in a unique way.

2017年7月28日金曜日

Preparing a system

I am preparing a system by which I can get my ideas about a subject matter in shape make them public in Japanese.

2017年7月27日木曜日

Rhetoric users

Users of rhetoric often ruin themselves by lack of awareness of the fact that their rhetoric is rhetoric.

2017年7月26日水曜日

Sacrum

I discovered another thing about my sacrum and the body awareness of it.

2017年7月25日火曜日

Watched a "masterpiece"

I was surprised to read many high valuations on a movie I had watched today on DVD and thought tedious.

2017年7月24日月曜日

Made one important step

I am materializing little by little what I have wanted to realize for a long time.

2017年7月23日日曜日

Digital photo processing

I am learning digital photo processing techniques again. I bought a couple books about them.

2017年7月22日土曜日

Worked hard

I made full use of my physical abilities today.

2017年7月21日金曜日

The good of photographing

It makes my life richer to confirm what touches my heart.

2017年7月20日木曜日

Sent in a report

I sent in a report I had prepared from last week.

2017年7月19日水曜日

Cool breeze

Cool breezes in a sultry summer day are wonderfully luxurious.

2017年7月18日火曜日

Their points

I can hardly believe most of the opinions recently argued seriously by the intellectuals well-known in Japan are really argued seriously.

2017年7月17日月曜日

Leaned from a dream

I leaned another new thing about my emotion from the dream I had the night before last.

2017年7月16日日曜日

Visited a forest conservation museum

I visited a museum about forest conservation in a mountains and forests area of Kanagawa prefecture.

2017年7月15日土曜日

Mei An

I am reading Natsume Soseki’s last novel Mei An, or Light and Darkness. When I begun to read the novel, I never imagined it was that interesting.

2017年7月14日金曜日

Happoshu

I drank happoshu, or low-malt beer, after a long time. It tasted better than I had expected.

2017年7月13日木曜日

Windy

Comfortable winds kept blowing all day.

2017年7月12日水曜日

Disposed of sensitive documents

I disposed of a lot of sensitive documents using a paper shredder.

2017年7月11日火曜日

Saw a raccoon

This morning I was surprised to see a raccoon at a small hill about 3 km from my home. It seemed very frenzied.

2017年7月10日月曜日

Bank procedures finished

I finished the bank procedures which had troubled me from the middle of last week.

2017年7月9日日曜日

The concept “productivity”

The concept “productivity” sometimes makes me feel sad a bit because I face my own unproductiveness too often.

2017年7月8日土曜日

Not yet sure

I am not yet sure if things I have always thought are worth sharing with other people.

2017年7月7日金曜日

Bank procedures again

More than two hours was taken for bank procedures two consecutive days.

2017年7月6日木曜日

Renewed

I renewed some of the tools I used for my jobs daily.

2017年7月5日水曜日

Didn't take photos

Because of lack of sleep, I didn’t take my camera out of the bag once today.

2017年7月4日火曜日

No major mistake

Fortunately, I’ve made no major mistake on my jobs at least for several months.

2017年7月3日月曜日

Two consecutive holidays

I fully enjoyed the two consecutive holidays.

2017年7月2日日曜日

What taking photographs means

Taking photographs in private, I often think about what taking photographs in private means in my life.

2017年7月1日土曜日

Bought a monopod

I bought a small monopod to take photographs at night with less noise.

2017年6月30日金曜日

Fine view

It seems the air has been purified by the rain and wind of this morning.

2017年6月29日木曜日

Bought Takimura Ryuichi’s last book

I bought Takimura Ryuichi’s last book that had been published during his lifetime.




2017年6月28日水曜日

Rhymes

I hit upon an idea about the real nature of the role of rhymes of poems.

2017年6月27日火曜日

Fell asleep

I fell asleep leaving washed clothes in the washing machine over an hour.

2017年6月26日月曜日

Mourning Takimura Ryuichi

Last week I learned that Takimura Ryuichi, a political scientist born in 1944, died last year. I hope someday it will be known all over the world how great a social scientist he was.

2017年6月25日日曜日

Enjoyed photographing

I enjoyed photographing things around my place this weekend.

2017年6月24日土曜日

Took a stroll

It was too fine a day to take a rest indoors.


2017年6月23日金曜日

Barley tea

I made barley tea for the first time this summer.

2017年6月22日木曜日

Felt a pain

This morning I felt a pain at the muscle between my right ribs, but soon got well.

2017年6月21日水曜日

Tired

I finished a job I had tackled for the two weeks. I feel tired.

2017年6月20日火曜日

Disturbing distortion

I am incessantly disturbed by the distortion of my upper limb particularly for the last few weeks.

2017年6月19日月曜日

Slow progress

I have a task to be finished the day after tomorrow. I made less progress in it than I had expected today.

2017年6月18日日曜日

The inside photographed

Photographs show not only the photographed objects but also the photographing devices and the inside of the photographer.

2017年6月17日土曜日

Satisfactory cameras

The satisfaction a camera gives me is not just determined by its image resolution.

2017年6月16日金曜日

Got Gakujyo No.15

I am happy to get the current issue of a yearly academic magazine.

2017年6月15日木曜日

Novels I liked to read

Recently I am reading novels I liked to read as a teen-ager.

2017年6月14日水曜日

Another point of view

Men and women who seem intelligent to me can think and explain why things they dislike can be said to be right or good from another point of view.

2017年6月13日火曜日

Took a longer rest

My tasks for today were finished earlier than I had expected.

2017年6月12日月曜日

Objectivists' 'objective'

The definition of the word ‘objective’ Objectivists use seems to me too loose and expedient.

2017年6月11日日曜日

Too many mistakes

I made at least six careless mistakes today. My brain is exhausted.

2017年6月10日土曜日

Cola

When the air temperature is high and I am tired, I sometimes want to drink chilled cola.

2017年6月9日金曜日

Different language

Ordinary intellectuals hardly seem to know at the businesses for the consuming public a language quite different from the language for the intellectuals has to be used.

2017年6月8日木曜日

Anyhow got out of bed

I had used my brain so much yesterday that it was hard to get out of bed today.

2017年6月7日水曜日

Happy applause

Today I was praised by one of my clients for my skill to transform spoken language into written language.

2017年6月6日火曜日

Local line

I enjoyed a local train trip I took for the first time.

2017年6月5日月曜日

Marketing is important

Many of problems which are considered as social problems seem to me to be issues which should be coped with as marketing issues.

2017年6月4日日曜日

A meaningful four-hours

I had a meaningful and satisfactory four-hours when I face by myself various restrictions of my body and consciousness.

2017年6月3日土曜日

Conversation rehabilitation

I might need some rehabilitation to have conversation which is not practical but just personal.

2017年6月2日金曜日

Just a blanket

Just a blanket under my back affects what a dream I have sleeping.

2017年6月1日木曜日

Constituent

I feel the constituent of my body has changed a little for these months.

2017年5月31日水曜日

Dream and air temperature

Dream seems to be influenced by the conditions of the bedroom like air temperature.

2017年5月30日火曜日

Clear dreams

I had unusually clear dreams for a couple of nights.

2017年5月29日月曜日

Inattentive

Recently I make small but shameful mistakes almost every day.

2017年5月28日日曜日

No remarkable progress

Another month is going by with no remarkable progress.

2017年5月27日土曜日

Silence

At conversations I rarely find better strategies than holding my tongue.

2017年5月26日金曜日

100-yen stores

I found the quality of goods sold in 100-yen stores had improved surprisingly for the last few years.

2017年5月25日木曜日

Overeating

I may have eaten too much for my calorie consumption today.

2017年5月24日水曜日

Taste about lens depiction

My taste about depiction of camera lenses has changed a little compared with a couple of years ago.

2017年5月23日火曜日

Easy no

When praising a person some people like to say like “no one other than him (or her) ever has achieved this.” I can’t consider such kind of people to be faithful to truth.

2017年5月22日月曜日

Nails

My nails need to be cut more frequently than I expect.

2017年5月21日日曜日

Voice actors

I saw an animated drama for children, which I rarely see, and I thought the skills of voice actors are fantastic.

2017年5月20日土曜日

Slept well

I found I was much more tired than I thought by the hard work of this week.

2017年5月19日金曜日

Made walk longer

Good cameras make their owners walk longer distance.


2017年5月18日木曜日

Sunshine uninterrupted

Although rain had been forecast this afternoon and actually rain clouds were seen in the sky, the rays of the sun was almost uninterrupted in the daytime.

2017年5月17日水曜日

For the first time

I saw the movie Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope on DVD. It was the first of the serial I had ever seen. The story of it seemed to me so cheap and childish that I could hardly believe many adults had been crazy over the serial.

2017年5月16日火曜日

For mid-May

Surprisingly cold winds for this season blew all day.

2017年5月15日月曜日

Great scenario

Reading the subtitles of the movie version of The Fountainhead again, I really thought the scenario of this film was great although the cast of it was disappointing.

2017年5月14日日曜日

Faced and adjusted

Today I had an hour when I faced and adjusted my body deliberately alone.

2017年5月13日土曜日

Tone of color

I bought a new PC monitor. The tone of color of the new monitor is too different from that of the old one.

2017年5月12日金曜日

Abolished records

I learned that the municipal offices in Japan kept the records about their residents as short as five years after they move out or die.

2017年5月11日木曜日

Stale romance

It seems to me that Hitchcock’s movies are too often spoiled by some factors of stale romance. What I like about Rope is the lack of stale romance.

2017年5月10日水曜日

Saw Rope

I watched Hitchcock’s Rope on DVD. I like it more than any other Hitchcock’s movies I have ever watched.

2017年5月9日火曜日

Took long time

Various tasks of mine for today took much longer time than I had expected.

2017年5月8日月曜日

Bewildered

I was bewildered by personal questions from my neighbors when collecting of the membership fee of my neighborhood association.

2017年5月7日日曜日

Beautiful evening

The sunlight of this season’s early evening makes everything beautiful.


2017年5月6日土曜日

Enjoying photo

Nowadays I enjoy photographing scenes in my neighborhood more than ever.

2017年5月5日金曜日

Less windy day than yesterday

It’s a windy, but less windy day than yesterday.

2017年5月4日木曜日

Half-holiday

I had a half-holiday and rested myself.

2017年5月3日水曜日

Incorrect learning

I realized through my recent failure in correct learning why middle-aged people tend to be avoided as the work force.

2017年5月2日火曜日

Confronted

I was confronted with the fact I could not always be aware of mistakes I had made.

2017年5月1日月曜日

Finished translating

I finished translating the transcript of Mike Wallace’s interview to Ayn Rand into Japanese, though not quite satisfactorily.

2017年4月30日日曜日

Unusual April

This April I thought too many times to count "Has the weather of spring been like this?"

2017年4月29日土曜日

Sense of no value

Probably one of the reasons I like to devote myself to my jobs is I have almost no conviction about my own value.

2017年4月28日金曜日

Disappointment

I failed to come up to the expectation of a person who had tried to put hope on my job.

2017年4月27日木曜日

Limitless

I can never be satisfied completely with my translation. Almost every time I read my translation again, I discover some portions I want to improve.

2017年4月26日水曜日

Never grown fat

I have never grown fat however much I eat. That may be more dangerous for health than easily growing fat.

2017年4月25日火曜日

Windy and clold

Cold strong winds blew all day.

2017年4月24日月曜日

My bad teeth treated

I finished to have my bad teeth treated.

2017年4月23日日曜日

Not efficient

I don't think my way of working is efficient. But I am so satisfied with it that I can't change it.

2017年4月22日土曜日

Too late

I often find I was misunderstood more than dozens of minutes after I said something and was misunderstood what I said.

2017年4月21日金曜日

Now translating

I am translating the transcript of Mike Wallace’s interview to Ayn Rand into Japanese.

2017年4月20日木曜日

New brake pads and saddle

I had the brake pads and the saddle of my bicycle renewed today.

2017年4月19日水曜日

Incomprehensible documents

I am troubled with a pile of incomprehensible documents.

2017年4月18日火曜日

Embarrassing “Thank you”

I don’t like to be said “Thank you” by store clerks when I have bought something. Shopping is not charity.

2017年4月17日月曜日

Public documents

Documents written and made public by government agencies almost always contain sentences which are too complicated to be understood at one try.

2017年4月16日日曜日

Thriled

I watched the DVD of the film Rear Window (1954). It was thrilling. The reason the heroine loved the hero was incomprehensible. I thought the same thing when I watched the DVD of the film North by Northwest.

2017年4月15日土曜日

Wide gap

The gap between ethics and creed has become wider and wider to me.

2017年4月14日金曜日

Retry

I took pictures of full-blown cherry blossoms in my neighborhood again and this time succeeded in transmitting the files to PC.


2017年4月13日木曜日

Carelessly erased

It was a fine day. I carelessly erased the photographs of cherry blossoms and clear blue sky I had taken today.

2017年4月12日水曜日

Decline of the postal service

I suspect the quality of Japanese postal service is declining. I have received mails addressed to another person three times already since the beginning of this year.

2017年4月11日火曜日

Tenacity

Cherry blossoms of this year don’t easily fall.



2017年4月10日月曜日

Miserable aspects

For some unknown reason miserable aspects of my life weigh on my mind.

2017年4月9日日曜日

Rainy spring days

Full‐blown cherry blossoms can rarely be enjoyed under clear sky.


2017年4月8日土曜日

Did my best

This week also I did my best at my jobs and I am tired.

2017年4月7日金曜日

With my conscience clear

I finished another important job with my conscience clear.

2017年4月6日木曜日

About seventy percent

Some cherry trees in my neighborhood are almost in full bloom.


2017年4月5日水曜日

Fine spring day

Cherry in my neighborhood blossoms have begun to come into flower.



2017年4月4日火曜日

Overtasked

Now I have more tasks than I can finish.

2017年4月3日月曜日

Reading classics

I read Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World for the first time. It was amusing and inspiring more than I had expected.

2017年4月2日日曜日

Handed over

This fiscal year, starting from April, I am the leader of my neighborhood association’s group which consists of eleven households. Today I was handed over the duties and documents from my predecessor.

2017年4月1日土曜日

Still chilly

It’s still chilly. The cherry trees in my neighborhood have still hardly bloomed.


2017年3月31日金曜日

Winter hasn’t ended

It’s the last day of March but still chilly like winter.

2017年3月30日木曜日

Kokoro

I am reading Natsume Soseki’s Kokoro again.

2017年3月29日水曜日

Imaging myself seen from above my head

Recently I am trying to imagine myself and the surrounding seen from above my head in order to grasp my body movement as objectively as possible.

2017年3月28日火曜日

Careless manipulation

I often get ashamed confronted with my carelessness about manipulation of my own body.

2017年3月27日月曜日

Amusing experience

It is an amusing experience that my own body move in a way I have never experienced.

2017年3月26日日曜日

Keep looking ahead

I had a discovery about keeping my eyes high enough to look ahead while using my spinal column.

Fell asleep

Last night I fell asleep with the light on without writing this diary.

2017年3月24日金曜日

On my business trip

I nearly left my high‐priced camera behind at a ramen restaurant on my business trip.

2017年3月23日木曜日

Sightseeing

I took a walk over four hours as sightseeing after a long interval.

2017年3月22日水曜日

Relaxing my stiffened ribs

Recently I am trying to relax my ribs and make each of them work independently.

2017年3月21日火曜日

Far less

This months I have made progress far less than I expected in various fields.

2017年3月20日月曜日

Holiday

Today's warm weather and whole-day rest recovered my health.

2017年3月19日日曜日

Stinging

The mucous membrane of my nose and throat hurts when touched with the chilly air outside.

2017年3月18日土曜日

Caught cold

I caught cold.

2017年3月17日金曜日

Concentrated

I finished a couple of jobs which required strong powers of concentration.

2017年3月16日木曜日

Caught cold?

Since last night something is wrong with my throat.

2017年3月15日水曜日

On the same wavelength

Sometime I dream of having conversation with someone on the same wavelength as mine.

2017年3月14日火曜日

Reminiscence

Recently I often recall my experiences as a child, and think their meaning in my life.

2017年3月13日月曜日

Can't express what I want to.

My ability in writing always disappoints me.

2017年3月12日日曜日

With my full strength

I can’t do my jobs in a halfhearted way when it comes to the propagation of Ayn Rand’s works in Japan.

2017年3月11日土曜日

Anti-bluff

Excessive aversion to bluff strongly influences my thoughts and deeds.

2017年3月10日金曜日

Strong

I was praised for my physical strength by one of my colleagues.

2017年3月9日木曜日

Lost half a day

I finished one of the most bothersome tasks today.

2017年3月8日水曜日

Slow in starting

This month I have a couple of things I have to do and I hate to do. Today I begun to do one of them at last.

2017年3月7日火曜日

It won't be long

I hope I can be more productive and positive as it gets warm.

2017年3月6日月曜日

Disorders revealed

My knees and ankles expose concealed disorders when relaxed.

2017年3月5日日曜日

Birthday

Probably I will never feel again my birthday is a happy day.

2017年3月4日土曜日

Writing what I have been thinking

It is much more comfortable for me to write what I have been thinking than tell somebody what I have been thinking.

2017年3月3日金曜日

Dangerous proficiency

The proficiency in capturing the hearts of people seems to hinder the proficiency in penetrating into the reality.

2017年3月2日木曜日

Moving history

I had never expected I moved to tears reading a book about the history of detection of gravitational wave.

2017年3月1日水曜日

Bad asker

I can rarely express at conversation with my friends in spoken language what I really want to ask them.

2017年2月28日火曜日

Unproductive

I have wasted these weeks very unproductively.

2017年2月27日月曜日

Strange charm

The charm of Mad Men’s character Peggy Olson is of such a kind that I want to dig into why I am so charmed.

2017年2月26日日曜日

Finished watching Mad Men

I finished watching the television drama series Mad Men season 1 through 7 on rental DVD. Although the final did not satisfy me very much, the series was great as a whole.

2017年2月25日土曜日

Compulsive adviser

The kind of people who like to give advice seem to give advice almost every time they have a conversation.

2017年2月24日金曜日

Contemptible friends

I often disappointed in a person by knowing his or her contemptible friends.

2017年2月23日木曜日

Narrow path

I am feeling the path to get over truly important problems is really narrow.

2017年2月22日水曜日

Slightly‐built

I have never grown fat in spite of eating quite a lot.

2017年2月21日火曜日

“Care”

I wonder why the difference between meanings of “care” as a noun and those of “care” as a verb is that big.

2017年2月20日月曜日

So windy

It was a so windy a day that wet clothes hung out to dry fell to the veranda.

2017年2月19日日曜日

Continuation

It is difficult to keep practicing what is most important.

2017年2月18日土曜日

Documents preparation

I need to prepare many documents this weekend.

2017年2月17日金曜日

Ji-dori

I shot self-portraits after a long interval.

2017年2月16日木曜日

Season of ume blossom

The season of ume blossom has come again.


2017年2月15日水曜日

Writing every day

Writing something always teaches me something.

2017年2月14日火曜日

Thoughts unexpressed

It takes long time to express in language what has come to mind and I want to express in language.

2017年2月13日月曜日

Unwelcome favor

I always become nervous when I plan to do something for the sake of someone because I have repeatedly hurt other people’s feeling intending to delight them.

2017年2月12日日曜日

Astonishingly smelled

A man who sat next to me at a gyudon store yesterday morning smelled of cigarettes as horribly as I had ever experienced.

2017年2月11日土曜日

Wrote an essay

I wrote an essay in Japanese which was longer than usual about what I had been thinking for years.

2017年2月10日金曜日

The snow lay slightly

The snow lay slightly against my expectation.

2017年2月9日木曜日

Took a nap

I took a midday nap for three hours to make up for insufficient sleep of these days.

2017年2月8日水曜日

The progress is good

The progress of the pain at my left heel is good after I saw a surgeon yesterday.

2017年2月7日火曜日

Went to a surgical clinic

I had a doctor have a look at my aching left heel and made sure it was not serious.

2017年2月6日月曜日

Had calculus removed

I had calculus at my lower front teeth removed at a dental clinic.

2017年2月5日日曜日

Still aches

My injured left heal has not yet got better.

Failed again

Yesterday I failed to write this diary again.

2017年2月3日金曜日

Application accepted

Today I went to Tokyo Legal Affairs Bureau to register our corporation to propagate Ayn Rand's works in Japan.

2017年2月2日木曜日

Heelache

I've had a pain at my left heel for these weeks.

2017年2月1日水曜日

Blessed with fine weather

Clear weather has been continuing about a week.

2017年1月31日火曜日

Watched DVD

I watched a TV drama on DVD which I had rented and not been able to take time to watch.

2017年1月30日月曜日

Dental checkup

I made an appointment with a dentist for early next week.

2017年1月29日日曜日

Opportunities to write have increased

Since the beginning of this year I have more opportunities to write about my opinions than the last year.

2017年1月28日土曜日

Lack of sleep

I didn't have enough sleep last night.

2017年1月27日金曜日

Unclear direction

It is stressful to carry out tasks under unclear directions.

2017年1月26日木曜日

An organization now in preparation

I dedicated today's whole afternoon to preparation of an organization to propagate Ayn Rand's works in Japan.

2017年1月25日水曜日

Nails overgrown

I pared my overgrown nails.

2017年1月24日火曜日

Not engaged enough

The gears in my mind and body sometimes mesh and othertimes don't mesh.

2017年1月23日月曜日

Thoughtless

Alcohol always makes me say thoughtless things at parties.

2017年1月22日日曜日

New year party

I enjoyed a new year party with fellows to practice martial arts with.

2017年1月21日土曜日

Didn't snow

The snow which had been forecast last night did not fall.

2017年1月20日金曜日

Gentle to me

Recently people on the whole around me are gentler than ever to me.

2017年1月19日木曜日

Left behind

I left one of a pair of winter gloves at my work place.

2017年1月18日水曜日

Doze

I repeatedly fell into a doze in this daytime.

2017年1月17日火曜日

Reconciliation

A young colleague who had seemed to dislike me talked to me tenderly today.

2017年1月16日月曜日

Metaphysical humility

I participated in a reading circle where we read THE VIRTUE OF SELFISHNESS. I found Rand's concept "metaphysical humility" was very interesting and reveal the reason why I dislike attitudes of a kind of people.

2017年1月15日日曜日

Practiced alone

I devoted four hours of the Sunday evening to practice martial arts alone and a couple of discoveries about my body.

2017年1月14日土曜日

Poor performance

The performance of my body at today's martial arts practice was very regrettable.

2017年1月13日金曜日

One hand writing

I started practicing writing long passages on smart phones.

2017年1月12日木曜日

Challenge

Probably I need another new challenge that strains and improve my whole brain.

2017年1月11日水曜日

Attraction and sense of values

I am attracted more often by those whose sense of values is different from mine than by those whose sense of values is similar to mine.

2017年1月10日火曜日

Unknown technical terms one after another

I learned many technical terms of economics, politics, ethics, and so on while reading Wikipedia articles which I wanted to translate. They go on increasing.

2017年1月9日月曜日

Devoted the whole day to translation

I devoted the whole day to translation of Wikipedia's article of "Walden Two."

2017年1月8日日曜日

Too many unknown words

It is disappointing to encounter unknown words for me in every couple of lines when reading articles written in English the content of which I am interested in.

2017年1月7日土曜日

Bad usage of body

It seems that I used my body in bad way at my workplace today. My lumbar vertebra is so  restricted.

2017年1月6日金曜日

Another article

I started translating another Wikipedia article into Japanese. Translation is always exciting.

2017年1月5日木曜日

Virtual seminar

I found a good method to virtually make use of other people to motivate myself.

2017年1月4日水曜日

Need to brace myself

I am making one more careless mistakes a day for the last few days. I have to brace myself.

2017年1月3日火曜日

Underdone

I want a length of time to dig my thoughts about various matters.

2017年1月2日月曜日

Took a rest all day

I am recovering from the fatigue I accumulated at the end of last year.

2017年1月1日日曜日

Awesomely lucky

Recently I often think I am an awesomely lucky man.
 
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