Monthly archives of “April 2020

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My Little Artist

A drawing of Maddie by Miyu

Lately, Miyu has been taking more interest in drawing. Maddie, in particular. I’m sad that I, myself, can’t seem to find the time or energy to draw, but I’m glad that at least someone in this house is drawing. 🙂

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Dustin’ it off

I finally decided to breakout my sewing machine today. I’m getting tired of the anxiety I get every time I pull out a disposable mask from our waning supply. Lord help me because it’s been years since I’ve sewn, and I was only ever really a fickle hobbyist to begin with.

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Onward to a New Journey

On March 21, Miyu graduated hoikuen. It was surreal. I was severely under dressed and that was a major lesson I learned—wear formal wear to all entrance and graduation ceremonies. Anyway, with everything that’s been going on lately, a big part of me is still not “in touch” with reality yet.

It was a bittersweet moment when she turned back with a sad face and waved goodbye to her school for the last time.