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I went to an interview for a little job on the side here in Japan. It’s not much, but at least it will make me some money. I think it will be around 6h/week and I will get 1,000 yen/h (about SEK 55-60). It’s for a non-profit English school and exchange agent. They send people [...]

One Way Ticket to Paradise…

…actually, it’s a return ticket, but I choose not to think about that right now.
Yes, I’ve bought the ticket to Japan. It feels very good to have that done. Everything seems a bit more concrete. I’ll leave from Arlanda at 10.15 AM on September 18 with Austrian Airlines to Vienna, then connect to Tokyo [...]


Finally, I got word that I’ve been accepted to the Young Scientist Exchange Program (YSEP) at Tokyo Institute of Technology (TITech). After three months of waiting and wondering, I can now breathe out and start to plan my trip there. I don’t know why it took so long - it says on their website that [...]

Hopeful and Optimistic

Yesterday I had an exam in Electromagnetism. That’s the only course I have left before finishing my second year. I think I might pass it, which would be great since that would allow me to apply for exchange studies next year. I would really like to go on exchange. We’ll see how it goes. Hopefully [...]


Welcome to my site. I put this up to have somewhere to record the things I do and to give other people a place to find more information on me. I’ve always wanted a blog, but I’m not a very good writer. I will post some of the things that happen to me and that [...]