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Juniper Berries, vol. III

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  1. Joutsenlaulu

    by , 3 Jan 2014 at 11:03 pm (Juniper Berries, vol. III)
    Does anyone remember who I am?

    Recommended background music: "Last Train to Trancentral" by The KLF and "What Does Your Soul Look Like (Part 2)" by DJ Shadow.

    Does Juniper the Justified Ancient ring any bell? Right now I am feeling a little more ancient than back then, but not nearly as justified. Not on AnimeB, anyway.

    A year and a half ago, I announced my plan to save "Juniper Berries III" by simplifying it. None of it ...

    Updated 4 Jan 2014 at 12:03 am by Katajainen

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  2. Sad?

    by , 4 Jul 2012 at 3:53 pm (Juniper Berries, vol. III)
    I have had very little time for discussion forum activities lately, here or elsewhere. This sucks, because I had really gotten used to listing and reviewing comics I had read (and for a number of other reasons, but I would love to stay on topic here). My next attempt is to revive the listings in a compressed form, using the ratings system I created for a similar purpose in October 2008 (AnimeB: "List All the Manga You Have Read"). It goes like this:

    E - epic
    C - captivating ...
  3. I Need to Return Them

    by , 22 May 2012 at 1:33 am (Juniper Berries, vol. III)
    Today I finally took the time to finish reading "Mämmilä: Kiinalainen juttu. Sarjakuvia Suomesta" by Tarmo Koivisto (ISBN 978-951-1-22917-9). I am afraid the comic is not available in English except for some short exemplary passages, such as "Room for Youth" (included in "Finnish comics annual. 2012", ISBN 978-952-5724-41-7, a compilation I only know by reputation).

    "Mämmilä" (original run from 1976 through 1996, plus one album in 2002 and the ...
  4. Miscellanea 2012

    by , 12 Jan 2012 at 11:48 am (Juniper Berries, vol. III)
    Last night I watched "Gelato (Ice Cream)", the sixth episode of the first season of the "Gunslinger Girl" anime. GG is one of the best Japanese animated series I have seen so far: slow-paced when it comes to plot, but amazingly atmosphere-intensive.

    On the 29th of December last year, I bought a few used comics albums, including the three volumes of "Le Monde d'Edena" by Moebius that were translated into Finnish as "Moebius: Jean Giraudin kootut fantasiat" ...
  5. All Quiet on the Northern Front?

    by , 31 Oct 2011 at 6:20 am (Juniper Berries, vol. III)
    My AnimeB diary has been at a halt for an exceptionally long time. While this does coincide with an exceptionally quiet period on the discussion board, I do not see a strong connection between these two things.

    It was months ago that I failed to report my finished comics here. Subsequently, I almost ceased to read print comics, and the time I spend reading novels and other books has plummeted as well. Instead I have visited two domestic anime-related conventions since Midsummer, made ...

    Updated 31 Oct 2011 at 6:39 am by Katajainen

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