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Sarah Lee Stones · April, 2017

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 April, 2017

23 April 2017

Instagram snaps of Japanese foods you may not have heard of

Raw chicken, fish sperm, raw liver, "cherry blossom meat" and other Japanese foods you may not know about.

1 April 2017

Ready your Vaseline and face mask—it's hay fever season in Japan

It is estimated that 1 in 4 of Japan’s population of 123 million people suffer from hay fever. Why are pollen allergies so common in Japan?