JapanXReader A Little Bravery goes a Long Way
The gate is wide
The road is paved in moderation
The crowd is kind and quick to pull you in
Welcome to the middle ground
You're safe and sound and
Until now it's where I've been
You yawned softly and removed your forehead from the table before smiling up at the teen in front of you. The younger teen has short black-brown hair, with a flyaway curl on the right side of his head. "Da-ze! ___, did you hear anything I just told you?" said the happy go lucky Asian country. You smile apologetically and shook your head. "Sorry," you told him honestly and watched a pout cross the Korean's face. He leaned forward and flailed his arms a bit making the extra long sleeves of his shirt flip around a bit. "I said that you should drink more of your coffee! You are falling asleep," he told you and narrowed his bright brown eyes at you. You giggle at his flailing and picked up the cup of coffee he had bought you, taking a big sip. The
JapanXReader. Judo-ciousJudo-ciousJapanXReader. Judo-cious2 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
"Konnichiwa, My students." Drake-sensei, your Judo instructor said and bowed to the class. "Rei." Everyone sat in seiza position and started the Opening of the afternoon class.
"Ok, Guys, start doing some running and then start with your Ukemi." Drake-sensei said to the class.
You started running around the dojo. Panting softly all the way. "Just go slow ___, just go slow." You smiled to yourself and kept running behind the people in front of you in a fast pace.
"Side break falls." Said your senior. You did them both left and right on the soft matted floor. "Front break fall!" You went and prepare to do a break fall and landed on the floor, nicely. "Back break fall!" You then rolled on your heels and slapped the floor with your arm.
You panted. Even though training was tough you enjoyed it.
Not like other people...
"Geez, are they gonna give us some more?!"
Speak of the devil.
"This is just a warm up, (girl)." You
JapanxReaderYou and the members of Axis, Germany, Italy, and Japan, were at your vacation house far away from any city and there were no other houses within miles. It was your birthday and you wanted to invite them to have fun with you on your special day. Your vacation house in a beautiful location; perfectly green grass surrounded it, there was a gigantic blue pool, complete with a diving board and water slide in the back yard, which is where the four of you were hanging, and your house was like a glorified, air conditioned straw hut. Everything about it was perfect.JapanxReader2 years ago in Romance More Like This
Italy, Germany, and you were having fun in the water while Japan was hanging in the shade, looking bored. But then again, you couldn't really tell because he had the same facial expression for almost everything. Germany was wearing black swimming trunks, Italy was wearing green ones, and you were wearing your cute black and gray vertical striped bikini, lazily floating on a raft while the other two jumped and slid into the pool. Jap
Can I Be Your Blanket? JapanxReaderCan I Be Your Blanket? JapanxReader2 years ago in Humor More Like This
You walked down the gray sidewalk of the clean and neat street as you whistled to the newest kpop song by [Favorite Kpop Group/Artist]. The song was quite catchy as always and it just so happened to also be a favorite song by your best friend, Kiku Honda. Ever since your first day of junior high school the two if you became very good friends due to you both sharing a huge interest in anime.
Kiku was always a very shy and thoughtful Japanese boy. Although when it came to anime he would liven up and he could talk about it forever and ever, as could you. This is how Kiku usually acted in a nut shell, but lately he has been acting...strange. Specifically starting this week. He blushed a lot, stuttered, and seemed to sweat whenever you were around now. This is very unlike him except when a very pretty girl from an anime was involved. You thought that maybe he just thought you looked like one, so basically you just brushed it off.
Today was a Saturday which, of course, meant no school. Usual
JapanXReader- A sea-rious crush.JapanXReader- A sea-rious crush.2 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
A Sea-rious crush.
"Kiku...! Kiku-kun!" You called as you ran towards said person. You held your hat with your hand as you securely held a strap of your gym bag while you ran, not wanting to be late.
"Ah, ___-San, Ohayo." Kiku bowed to you politely as you appeared in front of him, panting from running.
"Mo...Morning, Kiku." You Panted as you calmed yourself from what seemed a mile from running, or so you though. You then looked up at him and gave him a smile. "How are you?"
"Very hot actuarry." He said fanning himself with one of his hand fans. "Today is a very hot day." he said looking above to the blue sky, the blazing sun leaving no survivors.
"Yeah." You said, fanning yourself with your hand. "It's going to be really hot today. A perfect day for the beach!" you said as you gave a small excited jump.
"Hai." He agreed with you, grabbing his bag from the floor beside him.
You then looked on both sides to Kiku. You felt like someone, some people, were missing!
Cherry Panda Blossoms Part 1 JapanXReaderXChinaCherry Panda Blossoms Part 1 JapanXReaderXChina2 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
|~Part 1: Reuniting~|
It had been about three years since you had moved away two best friends; Kiku and Yao. Today was the day that you could finally see them both again. The two of them had actually joined together to save money to go see you. When they had called you to tell you this news you were shocked. Kiku and Yao both had crushes on you, you knew this, but there was a sort of...love triangle between it all.
Kiku was so possessive of wanting you all to himself but he tried to hide it; and you really were the only one who had noticed. Yao thought that you loved Kiku as well as himself but he didn't want to "get in the way"of you two. Yao thought that if you were happy, he was as well.
What a "wonderful" love triangle that you had. Before you used to have a different triangle then after that a pentagon but now it was all a triangle. What you wondered about most, since you had a triangle, was how these two actually got along to do this all. They always had a weird tension of negati
Sweet Sakura |request! JapanxReader|Sweet Sakura |request! JapanxReader|2 years ago in Romance More Like This
You were under your favourite sakura tree, writing whatever your mind was telling you right now. You were busy reminiscing when you saw a man staring at you for a moment. It was Kiku Honda. You met him before, and oh...he's blushing.
"(Name), whateever a young lady is doing out here all by herself?" he
"Oh, I was just" you looked at your writing. Well, it's kinda private for him to talk about it. He doesn't seem interested in those things you were. But why is he here?
You saw he's blushing with your own very eyes. He comes closer and blushes even more as he goes closer to you.
The sakura kept falling and the silence grew awkward between them. Breeze slips past through their skin as they feel eachother's warmth as close as they could touch.
"Are you composing a novel?" started Kiku.
"A novel?" you faced him. "Umno, just maybe a short story?"
"Did you finish it?" he asked ever so politely.
"I" you shrugged. "I can't make out the last scene." You smiled.
"And whatever th
JapanxReader: I Won't Just Buy You A RoseHuh? What is this? A rose? Why would there be a rose in my locker?JapanxReader: I Won't Just Buy You A Rose2 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
"Hey, Kiku!" shouted my loud American friend, Alfred.
"A-ah. Alfred-san. Konnichiwa."
"Whatcha got there?" he said, referring to the mysterious rose in my hand.
"Oh, this? I am not sure. I just found it in my locker."
"Dude, you know what this means? It means that you got yourself a secret admirer."
My face flushed. "H-how a-are you so sure?"
"I don't know. But what else could it mean?" He had a point there. "Anyway, we should totally find out who she is!"
I wasn't against the idea, but I was not exactly for it. What if it was just a mistake? What if the rose was for someone else and they put it in the wrong locker? All the lockers looked the same. It would have been an easy mistake to make.
"LET'S GO!" Alfred grabbed my arm and began to drag me down the hall.
"Wait a moment Alfred-san!" The least he could do was respect my personal space.
A few hallways later, Alfred finally let me go to catch my
JapanXReader~A PromiseThe night sky,flashing lights,screaming people and blood was all you remembered from that night. You were laying in a hospital bed,your head bandaged up along with your arms and machines hooked up to you. You blinked and stared out the window at the blue sky and the white fluffy clouds. You could hear the nurses in the hallway talking,patients coughing,machines beeping and footsteps of visitors.JapanXReader~A Promise2 years ago in Romance More Like This
Then,a pair of those footsteps stopped outside your door and you slowly pulled your gaze away from the window to look at who it was. It was a short, slim man with black hair and flatly-colored dark brown eyes,he had a worried expression on his face.
"______-san?",he asked. "How do you know my name?",you asked gazing at him with dull eyes. "D-dont you remember me?I am Kiku,your best friend,I called 911 when you were hit by that car.",said Kiku. "No...I dont remember....",you said. "Please try to.",he whispered walking over and crouching by the hospital bed. "How can I? Try and give me something
JapanxReader OverheatedJapanxReader Overheated2 years ago in Romance More Like This
WARNING! I AM AN EXTREME SUCKER FOR FLUFF! READ AT YOUR OWN RISK!
You were swimming in your pool, since you had decided to take a day off to relax and not worry about your country for once.
"CANON BALL!!!" Germany shouts, swamping your raft and knocking you off of it.You come up giggling to see all of your Axis Powers friends show up in swimsuits, except for Kiku (aka Japan), who was still wearing his white button down shirt and plain white pants.
-Half an hour later-
After several failed attempts at trying to get Kiku to come and join you guys, Italy and Germany decided to have a diving contest. Since you were the judge of said contest you were floating on an inner tube near the edge of the pool.
"Ve~ (Name) it's too high!" Italy was yelling down at you from the diving board, when you heard a "thump" from behind you. You look over and see Kiku laying face down on the ground. You had a backround in nursing, so you quickly paddled to the side of the pool and jumped out.
wont lose you again JapanxReaderAfter washing your hands, you climbed up the stairs, rang the bell, clapped twice and bowed. you were visiting a shrine in Japan since you were there on vacation, seeing the sights. You were originally from America, so all of this was foreign and wonderful to you! As you bowed your head, you had no idea what to do, so you made a wish. Please, let me be successful in finding love. you wished, hoping it would come true. You had several crushes over the years, but they all just saw you as family. You had tried to go out with one of your crushes who happened to be your best friend in elementary school, but that never worked out, he never bothered to try to hang out with you. There was one guy you had fallen head over heels for, but he moved away when you were in middle school. You sighed as you remembered this.wont lose you again JapanxReader2 years ago in Romance More Like This
As you finished, you turned around and started going back down the steps. You reached the last step when you tripped over a branch. You braced yourself for the hard impac
Dark JapanXReader-CracksDark JapanXReader-Cracks2 years ago in Romance More Like This
Yelling in frustration, I lash out against the bars of my cage. Repeatedly, my foot connects with the iron bars with forceful greeting. As I relentlessly fight against the confines of my prison, my hunger for freedom only grows.
"Let me out! You can't keep me in here forever!" I snarl into the darkness shrouding my cell.
I receive no answer and I expect none. However, my shackles begin to tighten and I can tell he is fighting back.
"You were so willing to let me out in the last war, but now you keep me under lock-n-key ..why? You're afraid of something and I can smell the fear on your skin!" I snarl, my dark eyes blazing brightly.
Again, no answer besides the growing strength of the tug of my chains pulling me back.
I pause in my struggle to smile darkly and admire his determination to keep me locked up. However, the bars of my prison have grown rusty over the years and his grip on me was once more weakening.
Without warning, I tense the muscles in my legs and
Ginger Tea - Japan x ReaderJapan x ReaderGinger Tea - Japan x Reader2 years ago in Romance More Like This
You moaned sleepily as you were awoken by a loud banging on your door and a familiar voice calling for you. You rubbed your eyes sleepily as you sat up in bed. That was Kiku's voice. Your thoughts slowly dawned on you as you were still asleep and had a pounding headache.
"_______-san!" You heard his voice again.
"I'm here!" you called out weakly. You rolled yourself off your bed to open your door for your longtime friend. "There's really no need to be so worried," you said, as you unlocked and opened the door. "I" you were cut off when you saw your friend. His face was red and he looked terribly worried and over-stressed.
"K-Kiku?" You were shocked at his appearance. This was the normally stoic young man you had known for well more than a year or two now.
"_______-san," he said, the relief clear in his voice. He was panting. Had he ran here or something?
"WhWhat are you doing here?" You spluttered. It's not like
Chrysanthemum Tea (Japan X Reader)Chrysanthemum TeaChrysanthemum Tea (Japan X Reader)2 years ago in Romance More Like This
The sun glowed gently in the clear blue sky, its rays peeking through the leaves of lush trees in a beautifully manicured garden. Summer had ended, yet the remnants of its warmth still lingered in the air.
You opened your window and immediately a gentle breeze flowed in, carrying with it the sweet scent of autumn flowers blossoming in your garden. You smiled and closed your eyes for a moment, enjoying the aroma and the soft wind on your skin.
"Oh my, I better start preparing now," you mumbled silently to yourself.
You reached for the apron and tied it loosely around your waist. You then proceeded to gather various cooking utensils and ingredients and arranged them neatly on a large wooden table in the middle of your kitchen. Even though you were not a professional chef, from your extensive experience in the kitchen, you knew that mise en place was key to successful cooking.
And today of all days, you hoped to get everything right, since you were inviting your c
Japan x Reader After Rain, Comes Love (Request)Japan x Reader After Rain, Comes Love (Request)2 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
Japan x Reader After Rain Comes Love (Lemon)
"Where am I?"
You looked around, but it was pitch black.
You reached out in front of you, feeling nothing but empty air. However, you were surprised that the darkness beneath you was firm. Taking cautious steps, you began making your way through it.
After what seemed like forever, you came upon some light. It wasn't very bright, but at least it was there.
Looking up, you saw that it came from millions of stars in a magnificent night sky. There was a huge hill, covered in soft-looking green grass. It felt nice and cool under your feet.
You made it to the top, still stargazing. Then something amazing happened, a star shot across the sky. It was there and gone in a second, but you had seen that it was glowing white and red. It was beautiful.
You clasped your hands together, closed your eyes, and followed tradition, wishing on the shooting star. You always wished for the happiness of others, but this one would be for you. So, you wished for your
.:JapanxReader: Anime Convention.: REQUESTFor once in your entire life, you were actually excited for something. You had just recently moved to Tokyo, Japan because you had a passion for anime and manga. What better place to buy and learn about it than where it originated from? You still weren't used to the culture and language of the strange place, given you were (i/n) and had never once thought you would ever move away from your home. Your dream was to write and illistrate your own manga book, but that would be impossible without the right help. You hadn't met many friends yet, but the friends you did know were also interested in anime, so it made you feel more relaxed around them. Your old friends didn't even know what the word "anime" meant..:JapanxReader: Anime Convention.: REQUEST2 years ago in Drama More Like This
Anyway, back to your excitement. You were excited because there was an anime convention taking place in downtown Tokyo that afternoon. You knew it was most likely going to be crowed, but you didn't care. You wanted to check out all the different anime and see all the cosplayers. The be
Left up to you (Bookshop owner JapanXReader)The tiny sound of the bell ringing filled the silence. You stepped through the grimy door, your eyes widening at the cornucopia of books that stretched across the room. Stacks of books were in each and every corner of the little shop, tables overflowing with them. Shelves went all the up to the ceiling, books of all shapes and sizes adorning them.Left up to you (Bookshop owner JapanXReader)2 years ago in Romance More Like This
This was the sort of place you were looking for, the quiet type of paradise that until now had eluded you. Except, the place was filthy.
Dust cloaked the wooden shelves, hell even the air was thick with it. You had to watch your feet carefully, to make sure your nose wouldn't meet the floor anytime soon.
"Hello?" You said, scanning the room for a sentient life form. "Hello? Is there anyone here?" Your voice got louder as you tried again. After managing to stumble closer to the only table with a cash machine, you rang the bell that was settled on the desk.
A groan emitted from behind the doorway, which was covered by strands of fabric, in an a
Japan x Reader: Barrier 2Japan x Reader: Barrier 22 years ago in Romance More Like This
Japan x Reader: Barrier 2
The Barrier series is dedicated to :iconPastaNotWar:
It's been a few months since Kiku had become a student at your school. Senior graduation was just around the corner, and Kiku was showing a little stress over final exams. You had been his English tutor while he tutored you in everything else. He was a great teacher, but you noticed his English grades have not been up to standards lately. An idea formed in your mind. "Hey, Kiku?"
Kiku looked up from his Shakespeare book. "Hai,"
"Let's go get some frozen yogurt!" you offered, closing your study book.
"Frozen... Yogurt...?" he asked, unsure of what that was. You smiled; seeing him practice his English made you happy that he was willing to learn your culture.
"It's really yummy, I promise," you winked. A small blush played on his face.
"__________-san, study," he reminded you.
"We can take a break!" you smiled. "It'
My First Love Song~ KikuxReader--Kissingbooth/con.I sighed. Today had been another hard day of school. I had two tests and a full day of dealing with the crazy antics of my friends namely Alfred and Gilbert. They kept teasing me about getting a girlfriend, but I always refused. My studies were more important, and besides I had never seen anyone who caught my interest.My First Love Song~ KikuxReader--Kissingbooth/con.2 years ago in Romance More Like This
When the bell rang, I cringed a little as I heard some familiar voices yes, voices that were definitely too familiar I thought to myself as I could feel a headache forming. "Oi! Kiku!" Gilbert yelled as they ran up and roughly half hugged me. I stopped walking, totally stiff.
"You bloody gits, you know that Kiku doesn't like that! Get the bloody hell off of him!" Arthur shoved them off of me. I relaxed and then bowed to Arthur in thanks.
"Hey, you don't have to do that " he replied a bit embarrassed, clapping me on the shoulder.
Gilbert then looked at me mischievously. "Kiku, come on, lighten up a little and come hang out with the awesome me
You Are My Exception (JapanxReader)You Are My Exception (JapanxReader)2 years ago in General Fiction More Like This
A Hetalia Fanfiction
You Are My Exception
Japan had a rule.
Sure, he had a lot of rules, big and little, complicated and simple rules, ranging from not allowing you to enter his house without taking off your shoes to not touching that strange, mysterious machine in his storage room, but this was the ultimate rule.
It was the “No Touchy” rule. Yes, Kiku had a no-touching rule. And it was the same as all his other rules—break that rule, and he would disown you if he could. But… as his close friend and his fellow neighbor, should you not be allowed to breach at least one of these rules?
… there’s got to be something that he’ll let me do. Your mind raced through the possibilities. Limitless possibilities, yes, because there were so many rules, but very few opportunities. Definitely not going to touch his kimonos… no. He’d kill me. And I’d stay away from that machine if I could… God, w
JapanXReader: SnowJapanXReader: Snow2 years ago in Romance More Like This
You are sitting in a warm kotatsu, waiting for the winter to go by. Nothing beats relaxing in the warm stove table as the cold winter storm howls outside your quiet shelter. As you are dozing off from the warmth and quietness, a sudden urge to read manga and peel oranges awoke you. Of course! How can you enjoy the feeling of kotatsu warming without reading manga and peeling oranges? Without caring about the winter storms outside, you grabbed your coats, mittens, hat and whatever clothing that could keep you from freezing and headed out to the nearest convenience store.
With a plastic bag of oranges in your left hand, as well as a couple packets of green tea, you headed for the manga section, browsing and searching through the many dozens of titles available. You just can't decide which volume to take! After moments of consideration you grabbed 5 volumes of the newest released romance mangas and went to the cash register.
"Oh _______-san! What a coincidence seeing you here!" a familiar
Japan x Reader Because I Love YouJapan stared at you; His mysterious brown eyes looking into your (e/c) orbs with sadness, shock, and worry.Japan x Reader Because I Love You2 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
"Why?...Why did you save me (y/n)-san?" He said his words a bit shaky.
You see, you and your friends were trapped in a mansion with this Thing after all of you. You and Japan were the only ones left. But your time will soon be up. You were in the piano room. The Thing was about to strike when
Japan and I are trapped. There is no way to escape this battle. We can't lose this, we already lost too much. One by one, they left us. France China Russia Canada England America Prussia Germany Italy all of them. I can't lose Japan. He is all I have left.
We were both exhausted. We were barely able to dodge its attacks or do a number on it. Then I saw the thing raised its arm up, ready to attach Japan; and by the look of it, it could kill him.
Without thinking, I stepped in front of Japan and took the attack. A wave of pain washed
Japan x Reader ~Honesty's Seed~~Honesty's Seed~Japan x Reader ~Honesty's Seed~2 years ago in Romance More Like This
Kiku Honda needed a suitor. He was at the age where he should have been looking for a wife, but no matter how many times he was presented with a woman from the other alliances or from his family's neighboring estates, he found no interest in any of them.
These were dire times for the Hondas. If their only son refused to marry, how could they hope to preserve their lineage?
Kiku had his own problems to be worrying about. His good friend, the head gardener, had passed away. Now that he was gone, his orchard of sakura trees was beginning to wilt just as his dear friend had only a few weeks ago. None of the gardeners that had offered their assistance could match his friend's skills or honesty. He could tell that they were only boasting so they could serve his wealthy family.
Feeling troubled, he decided to take a stroll with his dog, Pochi, in the groves of his wilting sakura orchard. Their branches looked frail, and their petals did not have the same delicate glow that th
(Japan x Reader) When the Sun Sets -Oneshot-(Japan x Reader) When the Sun Sets -Oneshot-2 years ago in Drama More Like This
My breathing sped up. My pulse quickened. It had been almost an hour since my girlfriend had said she would be there. Where was she?
Suddenly, I heard the familiar tune of my cellphone ringing. It was a special ringtone. Her ringtone. I flipped the phone open frantically, hoping for an explanation as to why she was so epicly astronomically late. It was so unlike her to be this late without any sort of explanation.
"Hello?" I answered, my breathing slowing down a bit.
"K-Kiku..." A melancholy voice came through the tiny phone. It was not my girlfriend's voice, but that of her brother, (brother's name). The sad tone in his voice sent a deadly chill down my spine, and my pulse quickened once again. I froze in fear for a moment, I just knew something was wrong. Terribly, horribly wrong.
"H-hai?" I stuttered, barely able to hold the phone to my ear because my hands were shaking so violently.
"K-Kiku, it's bad, it's really bad."
At this point I was nea
Japan x Reader: BoldYou sit to the steps to the tea house, the skirt of your dress flowing over your bare legs. You hum to yourself lightly as you wait for Kiku to arrive for tea.Japan x Reader: Bold2 years ago in Romance More Like This
He's late, you note, and that's an odd thing for him to do. Kiku's never late.
But you don't mind, really.
Suddenly, he appears, a pink blush dusted upon his cheeks. He carries the tea set with him, and he sets it down beside you before holding out his hand.
You take it.
"(name)?" he whispers into your ear. "Aishiteru."
That's the boldest thing he's ever said.