Tag: anime


Moyashimon is an excellent, educational series about microbes. However, I do not recommend it for very young people. There are inappropriate scenes in it. Other scenes involve activities such as someone eating kiviak. Kiviak is a dish native to Greenland’s Eskimos, where an Auk (a sea bird) is fermented inside of a seal and buried…

“Maria-sama ga Miteru” – “We Wish You A Merry Christmas”

December 11, 2013bytulakrystal “Maria-sama ga Miteru” – “We Wish You A Merry Christmas” This is a song sung by the anime characters in the anime, “Maria-sama ga Miteru”, an animated TV series about the lives of fictional, Japanese, Catholic school girls. I thought that the Engrish (English with a Japanese accent) in this song sounded…

“My Neighbor Totoro”

“My Neighbor Totoro” is a sweet movie about two sisters growing up in the country. They live next to a beautiful, peaceful forest ruled by the forest spirit, Totoro. The forest spirit helps watch over and protect the girls from harm while their mother is in the hospital with Tuberculosis and their father works to…

Romeo x Juliet amv Everytime We Touch

This is a sweet Romeo and Juliet anime. https://youtu.be/8Yy8gdcEe6M


I would like to see this show. I’ve heard that “Gosick” means Gothic. This is a tale about two people who get involved in and struggle to solve different mystery cases. At the same time they form important bonds with people.

“The Garden of Words” Poem

This poem is from the anime, “The Garden of Words” by Makoto Shinkai, a beautifully done film with excellent art work. I love the Tanka poem that was used in it. Below is the English translation of the poem, but, because it was originally in Japanese, the number of syllables in each line is not…

Michiko and Hatchin

My , Steven, has found an anime that I like called “Michiko and Hatchin”. This is an anime about a girl, Hatchin (also known as Hana), raised by strict foster parents along with their bullying children and a lady, Michiko, who was framed for murder and escaped from prison. Michiko saves Hatchin from her abusive…

Record of Lodoss War Opening

This is an older, fantasy anime, but it is still beautiful!