54th Sakura Matsuri Street Festival – D.C. 2014


Last week, I had the pleasure of attending the 54th Sakura Matsuri Street Festival in Washington D.C.! For those who don’t know, this is in conjunction with the annual Cherry Blossom Festival that is held in D.C. every year and runs from 10:30AM to 6:30PM. And for a nominal fee of $10, you get entry into a street full of vendors, performances, cultural booths, and most importantly, the go...

Hong Kong Trip: Part 3 – Weiqi


Part 1 — The Scenery   ||   Part 2 — The Food   ||   Part 3 — Weiqi Introduction After much waiting and anticipation, I’m happy to release the final post on my Hong Kong trip. Since we always save the best for last, it should come as no surprise to you that you had to wait till the very end to hear about my go adventures! Before we go on however, I just wanted to clarify a couple of things...

Hong Kong Trip: Part 2 – The Food


Part 1 — The Scenery   ||   Part 2 — The Food   ||   Part 3 — Weiqi Introduction When it comes to traveling, my number one priority is always to find the most authentic food to that area. The more special it is to the area (aka I can’t get it anywhere else in the world) the better. And for those who aren’t following me on Twitter already, you’ll notice that my Twitter consists...

Hong Kong Trip: Part 1 – The Scenery


Part 1 — The Scenery   ||   Part 2 — The Food   ||   Part 3 — Weiqi Introduction After much waiting and anticipation, I’m happy to finally release my Hong Kong post series! I originally had plans to do a day by day retelling of my adventures in Hong Kong, but I realized that it would take way too long to write and not to mention I would probably bore you to tears. In addition, since the...

Erythen's Virtual Tour Through Mr. Kuroki's Shop


Though I’ve never explicitly stated this, one of my goals with this blog is to bring the most exciting and interesting stories about go that I think anyone with even only the slightest interest in go would enjoy while documenting my own journey. I try not to replicate the amazing work done by GoGameGuru and others who document the details of the professional world and serve as a better...