Living Each Day and Enjoying It

Jane Bwye

The most fascinating people have crossed my path since I started blogging less than a year ago. One of them has faithfully dogged my FaceBook footsteps from the beginning, and I am delighted to introduce George Polley, who has discovered one of the secrets of life.


George, we met on Authonomy, and I have known you for a while. I see that you came from Seattle, and are now living in Japan. Why did you move there, and would you like to tell us something about your former life?

My wife (Aiko) and I moved to Sapporo, Japan after I retired because she is from here. After 29 years in the US, she wanted to come back home. We met in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1979, married in 1980, and moved to Seattle in 1984 to be near my parents (and closer to Japan).

I’ve had a dual career as writer/author…

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About gwpj

Originally from Seattle, I now live in Sapporo, Japan, where I write, explore this city, read widely, and ask questions about things that i see as important. I'm also an author, with three novels published ("The Old Man and The Monkey", "Grandfather and The Raven", and "Bear: a story about a boy and his unusual dog"). For more information about my writing, drop by my website, at
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