One week has now passed since my return to Japan. So far, among other things, I have:
- gotten settled down in my own small apartment,
- met up with Leon Stauder, currently a D class insei from Germany,
- met up with familiar English class teachers,
- bumped (not physically) into Chō U at the Nihon Ki-in lobby and gotten a nod, and
- finished my first insei weekend with a 4-2 score.
To my luck, I arrived in Tokyo just in time for the flower-viewing period, of which I can share the below photo.