Nevin Thompson served as Japan Editor and Social Media Manager for Global Voices from 2014 to 2022. He is a translator, writer, and journalist, and has been connected to Japan for nearly 30 years.
Nevin currently lives and works on an island off the West Coast of Canada, and spends about three months each year with his family in Tsuruga, a small city on the Japan Sea Coast, just north of Kyoto.
Latest posts by Nevin Thompson from May, 2019
A cute dog on Google Street View has gone viral on Japanese Twitter, resulting in more than 100,000 retweets.
The more hard-won the lessons we learn about the country, the more some of us realize how mundane life in Japan actually is.