Film Review: Frozen

 by Sarah Ervin The new Disney movie ‘Frozen’ has finally come to cinemas in Japan. Our resident film critic Sarah Ervin tells us what all the fuss is about! The story of Disney’s Frozen is loosely based on the Hans Christian Anderson story “The Snow Queen”, and starts like many stories before it, with an ice princess who ownsRead More

Shuffle Shock

Shuffle Shock by Akilah Bel Akilah is a first year JET from Barbados teaching in Fukuyama. She has previously taught in Japan for 2 years from 2008 to 2010, and has also taught English in France. Tick tock, tick tock, there’s only one more hour left until the phone calls come in. The atmosphere is tense and teachersRead More