- Juggling between university classes, my job as research assistant and the organization of my intended stay abroad in Japan.
- Preparing the application documents for my preferred university in Japan and for foreign exchange scholarships.
- The development of my upcoming term paper.
- The development of my master thesis about the new chronology of the Yayoi period.
- The wish to realize the suggestion of my professor to publish a well-rated term paper from my undergraduate studies.
- The question of in which direction I mean this blog to go.
- The feeling for having to refresh my Japanese communication skills.