Author Archives: Minami Nakanishi

Artworks on the desk

Are you tired of sitting at your desk to write essays? Here is a solution – Paperweights. Paperweights are made to keep papers from blowing by the wind or moving during writing or painting on them. They are usually made of glass but also metal, stones, jade, and ceramics in all over the world. Their […]

Ghost in Japan

Half a month has passed since Halloween! I’m sure many people wore costumes of  ghosts and monsters such as jack-o’-lantern, mummies, vampires, witches, and zombies. But in Japan, there are many more kinds of ghosts and monsters compared to Europe because of the animism from ancient times. Among many, the most popular ghost in Japan […]