Japanese Short Stories written by Soseki Natsume
■ Buncho (ぶんちょう)A Paddybird
■ Ten Nights of Dreams(ゆめじゅうや)
The First Night
The Second Night
The Third Night
The Fourth Night
■ Small Pieces of Long Days(えいじつしょうひん)
A Mountain Bird
The dreamer sits at the bedside of a woman who says she is dying. Because of the warm color in her lips and cheeks, he questions, several times, if she truly is dying. After confirming that she must indeed die, the woman asks a favor. After she dies, he should dig her grave with a large shell, mark it with a fragment of fallen star, and wait at its side a hundred years for her return.
Learning to Read Japanese
This series is for the people/students who want to learn Japanese.
·All of the sentences are translated into simple modern Japanese.
·The furigana (ruby) of Kanji.
·The meaning of Kanji.
·The spaces between each word to understand grammar correctly.