Welcome to Hair Flap Central

Photos and occasional words from one American’s experience(s) in Japan.

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A 'Hair Flap', You Say?

I’m Scott, a guy that keeps finding himself in Japan, be it as an exchange student, an Assistant Language Teacher on the JET Programme, or most recently just a dude with a camera. At some point I got the bright idea to share the thoughts and images that came to me while in this amazing country and that’s what this is… a blog called Hair Flap.

As to what the actual words ‘Hair Flap’ might mean, well, that’s gonna take a bit more ‘splainin’…

Hair Flap!?

Recent Blog Posts

Around Tokyo

Still catching up on all the Tokyo photos in the queue before getting to Sendai, where we’ve now been for a month. Yeesh, before you know it, we’ll be in Osaka.... read more

Bar Jake: An Evening With the Brother Blue

A while back while we were still in Tokyo, we met up with an old friend of Mary’s and headed into the night. After an Izakaya dinner in Shinjuku, we were searching for a place to have a drink. There’s certainly no shortage of places in Shinjuku to have a... read more

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Fukuma

福岡県宗像郡福間町
2001-2004

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Tokyo

東京都豊島区池袋
2015

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Sendai Era

宮城県仙台市青葉区
2015-Present

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