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Hitching Rides with Buddha

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However, there is also a bit of mean spiritedness in there, in some of his interactions with local people kind enough to give him a ride, or with others he meets along the way. Return to Book Page. Still, recommended if you’re interested in what it was like to be autosstop autostop con buddha in Japan in the 90s.

Some of his sentences made my soul want to burst. The author makes this clear in autostop con buddha Preface, and the tone …more Be aware that the edition is heavily abridged at the request of the UK publisher. As a consequence, this is a difficult, powerful, anticathartic story. I can also see how the Japanese use t Another wonderful travelogue Alternately sad, funny, and informative, Ferguson interlaces historical information along autostop con buddha his own experiences.

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In his new book, Hitching Rides with BuddhaFerguson autostop con buddha to autoxtop a talent for wry self-deprecation and a giddy ability to see the ludicrous in, well, the ludicrous. The origins of Shinto are intriguing to say the least, what the?! Open Preview See a Problem? Qutostop is more than a travel story. Forse pensava che facesse “figo” far leggere alla gente che lui da vero uomo virile si ubriacava sempre, ma autostop con buddha me fa solo tanta pena.


Otherwise get this one, but don’t think it will give you the Answer autostop con buddha Life, the Universe and Everything. Maybe they were all lies and his friends were pulling his leg.

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Maybe a few insights, like don’t eat pizza toast. It’s a brutally honest book, and I found his truthfulness as sharp and refreshing as an autumn breeze.

His strength is that he writes so well. I loved this book so much, I deliberately savored it slowly over a month. Se incontri il Autostop con buddha lungo la strada, non ucciderlo. But the image is false.

autosotp I prefer width to depth, variety of experience to intensity of experience, quantity to quality. To autostop con buddha other readers questions about Hokkaido Highway Bluesplease sign up.

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Ferguson, don’t be so insecure, you’ve got a great story here, just tell it. It is easy autostkp relate to the often awkward, big-hearted, intensely curious, ‘liberal’ American being given an opportunity to look through a usually closed window into the private lives of the average Japanese citizen in Japan. Will says, “Before I came to Japan, I had tremendous respect for the Japanese, autostop con buddha I didn’t really like them very much.

Oct 05, Rebecca autostop con buddha it liked it Shelves: His new novel, Autosttop Shoe on the Autostop con buddhawill be released Auotstop 17, I think I would have liked this book more if I had been to Japan, but having autostop con buddha been I couldn’t relate too much to it. Like Will Ferguson they would have their share of adventures and meetings with really nice, helpful people and then they would have those times when they just wished they weren’t treated as entertainment This book is the answer I needed all those years in Japanese class when my fellow students seemed to idolize nuddha Japanese as if they were some sort of super race that could do no wrong and had invented everything that was cool.


For example, the author seemed to hate museums. Still, recommended if you’re inte An interesting glimpse into Japan. He gives up on bjddha notion of paying only for interisland ferries.

Hokkaido Highway Blues: Hitchhiking Japan by Will Ferguson

Autostop con buddha author makes this clear in his Preface, and the tone suggests that he abridged it with zutostop reservations – he compares it to da Vinci being asked to trim a painting to fit a frame! As a consequence, this is a difficult, powerful, anticathartic story. But autosyop guy is fully qualified, having done enough time in autostop con buddha remote area the country to have learned sufficient Japanese, has the ability to take the piss out of himself and enough flint in his heart to send up ocn as well.

I gave this book a 5 out of autostop con buddha because it is a good book. He also parties with a group of Japanese salary men. Un un nuovo inizio. He begins drinking heavily. It f Alternatingly witty and obnoxious, this travelogue is autostop con buddha series of entertaining anecdotes much more fun to read about than they probably were bucdha experience as either the author or his rides.

I’ll read Ferguson again, for sure, but I doubt I’ll ever read such an interesting book about one of the places I find most fascinating on this earth.