The Bittersweet Joy & Pain of Falling in Love in “Nee” by Fujita Maiko

30-DAY SONG CHALLENGE < Day 3 | Day 5 > Day 4:  A Song That Reminds You of Something Sad l think that songs that remind you of something sad are beautiful because they’re powerful enough to evoke intense emotions from your past.  One of these beautiful songs is Nee (ねぇ) by Fujita Maiko (藤田麻衣子).  It’s the opening theme song […]

My Love Affair With Reverse Harem Series

If anime is food, then Reverse Harem Series are my chocolate parfait.  I have a sweet tooth and I crave my bishounen every now and then. I conquered the 30-Day Anime Challenge, and one of the challenges is “Anime You’re Ashamed You Enjoyed”.  Of course I answered that “There is No Anime That I’m Ashamed of Watching”, […]

Nee: Bittersweet Love in Hiiro no Kakera

Nee (ねぇ) by Fujita Maiko (藤田麻衣子) is the opening theme song of the first-season anime adaptation of Hiiro no Kakera (緋色の欠片).  Just before the first episode premiered, some of the seiyuu of the show revealed that Nee was deliberately created for the anime. I didn’t like the anime very much (except for the hot guys who I enjoyed eyeing), but […]