The Cat Who Runs A Japanese Train Station

And the tourists who just have to visit him, because #CatLife

Nitama in his bed. Photo by author.
Wakayama suburbs are very beautiful. Photo by author.
The photo all us tourists take.
Paying our respects at the Tama Museum.
Author dressed as Nitama. Yes, I said that.
Matcha ice cream in a cat cup — life is good.

Essayist, Journalist, Burritoist. Longreads Editor. Writing: Harper’s, NYT, Slate, Paris Review, VQR, Oxford American, Kenyon Review. 3 nonfiction books.

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