What Anime Taught Me In One Year

This is my last post dedicated to celebrating my first year of anime. I’ve had a wonderful time reflecting and sharing how anime has touched me the past couple weeks–thank you to all you who celebrated with me! I loved reading all your comments on Facebook, Google+, and right here on the blog! Today I’m sharing…

What Anime Means To Me

It’s time I explain what anime has meant to me this past year, after all the exposure and learning curves and enjoyment. After all, I don’t consider it just “another piece of entertainment.” Anime is special to me. So, as part of my 1 year with anime celebration, I’m going to lay out what anime…

The Secret World of Arrietty

I’ve roped today’s “Weekend Flick” to fit my year-of-anime celebration! Today I’m going to review the special Ghibli film that got me to give anime a second chance: The Secret World of Arrietty. I’ve always loved the idea of little people. I devoured a book series called The Littles when I was growing up–I still…

One Year Of Anime!

Exactly one year ago, I watched a Studio Ghibli film and fell in love with anime. I’m so glad I keep a film diary, otherwise I would not even be aware of this wonderful anniversary! 😀 I’m so excited about this milestone…for so many reasons which can’t fit into one post. So, to celebrate during the upcoming two weeks, I’m going…