From Texas to Toyota: My Year in Japan by Sue Lorenz

By Sue Lorenz

What occurs while a professional specialist lady from Texas strikes to Japan with no doing her homework? tradition surprise blindsides her from the instant she steps off the plane--with occasionally hilarious effects. She wasn't only a fish out of water, it was once extra like fish at the moon. And talking of fish--she does not like them--not the scent, the feel or the style. yet she is an artist, too, and the soul of previous Japan finally wins her middle. She explores Japan together with her new- chanced on acquaintances until eventually September 11 while all communique with family and friends is all at once severed. Feeling very on my own and susceptible, she realizes how the yr in a foreign country has replaced her perspective--as a certified, as an artist and as a Texan, eventually coming domestic at year's finish with a brand new appreciation of the way beneficial domestic is.

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