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Sarah Lee Stones · October, 2016

Sarah is a freelance translator based in Osaka, Japan. Captivated by Harajuku style and Hello Kitty as a high school student, she has held a deep fascination with Japanese language and culture ever since.

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Latest posts by Sarah Lee Stones from October, 2016

22 October 2016

A short history of Halloween in Japan

Halloween in Japan has become a creepy tour de force. But trick-or-treating has never caught on. Why?

2 October 2016

Botched English translation in Kyoto implies elderly people are “terrible drivers”

"Why has the English translation ended up like this? This is offensive to elderly people and unacceptable coming from an international city."