Monthly Archives: April 2012

The Best Laid Plans

The best laid plans of mice and men – and even Wilhelmina Penn – often go astray.Due to unforeseen circumstances, the blog will not be able to return until June. Until then, cheers! Wilhelmina

Wednesdays with Wilhelmina

It’s hard to believe a month has passed already since I parted ways with the Daily Yomiuri. (See: “Penn sans Paper” below for details). During that time, I took my first vacation outside Japan in ten years.  I’m still dreaming of those lovely Dutch daffodils here in Sapporo, where it’s cold and grey even in April. Yet, I have had to come to grips with the facts: I’m back, the Televiews column is gone, and the big question looms–so now what?  What do I do next? Continue reading