Originally from Barbados, Sylvester Pilgrim is a former long term resident of Canada who now lives in Osaka, Japan. He has won prizes for writing and has been published online as well as in print for both poetry and short story fiction. His first full length publication entitled “Peripheral: Tales of Horror At A Glance" is scheduled to be released on August 3rd 2015.
In addition to writing, he also enjoys photographer and has performed in community theatre with a brief appearance and voice over role in a short film.
When he is not writing, blogging or taking photos, you will can find him teaching English conversation skills at Smith's School of English in Kyobashi, which he also owns
One of the interesting things about Japan are the shotengai—which are a type of single-storied, covered mall. Unlike traditional malls however, some of them run in straight lines for a few city blocks, while others may contain a number of …