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Miram and Ban Obara's Exchange Diary, "With my chin resting by the window"

Winter to be overcome at any cost



from Miram #3

Now that “Sukinayouni” has been successfully released, I take a breather and read the novel while drinking a highball. What a good time.My fluffy head and dizzy eyes are running dynamically on the rails of the small print, and I feel like I’m on a galactic train.
To make this bliss even more special, we now have two kilos of coconut ice cream. My summer love affair with coconut ice cream turned into a song, which turned into love, which eventually grew to a commercial size. It tastes exactly the same as the coconut ice cream from the Thai restaurant that I really wanted you to have for dinner. But let’s go back to that restaurant sometime to try it again.

I am writing this diary “With my chin resting by the window” and it is really difficult to string words together. The title of this diary is not written with my chin resting by the window, but with my arms folded and my head in my hands. When I start having trouble with words like this, I usually look back at the words I have jotted down on my cell phone, looking for something to pull out. It’s so true, and it’s so true, that it makes me crazy. I’ve released a new song, the cherry blossoms are blooming, and I’m feeling happy, but it seems I want to break through one more time. Oh my god, I want to do this all the time. But I’ve been wanting to do this for a long, long time. I think so, too.
I always think that expressive people should anticipate the seasons, so I wonder what I will fall in love with this year in the summer that awaits us soon. I am very much looking forward to it.


Born in 1999 and lives in Hyogo Prefecture. In 2021, she released an EP with Shuutanegi (WANG GUNG BAND, ex.Valley Boys), CD of her 1st AL “Houfu”, EP “The Day I Played with a Peachy Pelican”, and a cassette single co-written with vocalist Miura from Neko Sen. On March 16, 2022 (Wed.), he released his second album “Ducky” including “Low Airplane” (producer: Keiichi Sogabe), the theme song of the movie “Ai ni natta” directed by Hideo Josada and written by Rikiya Imaizumi. After that, he invited Yusuke Kume (Special Favorite Music) as a producer and released “Natsu no Boku ni mo” and “Lemon Tree” for distribution, attracting attention, and released a new song “Like You Like It” on March 22 (Wed.).

Ban Obara


Writer, born in Tokyo in 1996, published her first collection of essays, “Don’t Eat Karaage Bento Here,” in March 2022.

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