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🇬🇧🇯🇵 NYC. Author of #Japonisme & #Omoiyari - @HarperCollinsUK & #ALittleBookOfJapaneseContentments - @chroniclebooks. Director at @misfitsmedia.

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#AsiansForBlackLivesMatter It is important to recognise the presence of anti-blackness within Asian diaspora comm… https://t.co/RQQb9PIjTH
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6/3
2020
BREAKING: Whitehall sources tell me @PHE_uk review into BAME ppl disproportionately being affected by #COVID19 is d… https://t.co/nIKeIw8tUr
Retweeted by Erin Niimi Longhurst @MattHancock An even more brilliant tribute would be to raise their pay....We already know this government is racist. We already know it upholds racist institutions and practices. The findin… https://t.co/Py6VAhbhNs
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6/2
2020
For people who actively want to be support and be an ally right now, I have written a thread. https://t.co/kTvDgXXO5L
Retweeted by Erin Niimi LonghurstHow is it “Get over slavery” but 9/11 is “never forget”?
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6/1
2020
why are cops the only profession where we just accept such a wide margin of error? no one's ever like "yeah 40% of… https://t.co/1cPF29rkmf
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5/31
2020
An Open Letter by the Asian community asking for solidarity among their families, translated in multiple languages… https://t.co/BM3ugCiOJ2
Retweeted by Erin Niimi Longhurst @ASOS_HeretoHelp Hi! Wanted to check you got my dm as I haven’t received a response😂😂😂😂😂😂 https://t.co/JIoT8415QrCheck out my pal @euan_oneill’s advice to those who have been redundant due to #COVID19, & are struggling to pay re… https://t.co/CJfCvaQjfO @ASOS_HeretoHelp hi! My order arrived but there wasn’t a packing/returns slip inside. Could I speak to someone about thisIf we only get one, we’re calling it Bridget https://t.co/iSLaVbiGUNMy long-suffering boyfriend has agreed that if we get two dogs, that we can call them Jodi and Rebecca. And if we g… https://t.co/w4Epathrr2one weird thing about defensive assertions that bloodthirsty cops are just “a few bad apples” is that the rest of t… https://t.co/diG4vcVYqi
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5/30
2020
Although they might be all ork themed.Have just realised that the better he gets at painting #Warhammer models, the better he will be at nail art. I'm st… https://t.co/2tE5K338VB
5/29
2020
My life as @tdurrands' girlfriend https://t.co/isfnaXLzNh
5/28
2020
Everyone dealing with dodgy haircuts right now... @fleabag https://t.co/yTdSTBRIGY
Retweeted by Erin Niimi LonghurstSavage 😂 https://t.co/j0eqpbWFWq💕ฝากรีค่า 💕 #HowtoPerfect #HowtoBeauty #เรียนภาษาญี่ปุ่น #ญี่ปุ่น #รีวิวญี่ปุ่น #อิคิไก #japonisme https://t.co/PZWNI50iwP
Retweeted by Erin Niimi LonghurstIf you, in any way, benefit from the same structures that #AmyCooper sought to weaponise, then I urge you to exerci… https://t.co/18sfmEt1OVSo, while I don't agree with people being cancelled in the court of public opinion, the fact that Amy Cooper was he… https://t.co/VouU9IwgTcFor me, this incident is chilling, but also a relief. Even if it's just one case, one moment captured on camera, it… https://t.co/NuImHxW2ZDIn the video with #AmyCooper, its #ChristianCooper who is calm, logical - not escalating the issue, letting it unfo… https://t.co/BlWwgj2GJZRight after the Brexit vote, I was in a pub with my mother, speaking Japanese, and a man came up to us and said "ch… https://t.co/wPqlmEurfuThe only time I've ever been close to violent was when a woman in the elevator of my mother's building assumed she… https://t.co/vWwGuWjEq0When you do react, you often get told you don't have a sense of humour, that you're being overly sensitive. They us… https://t.co/Woh7wYB09OEven in the last five years I've had to sit through uncomfortable situations where people have make jokes about asi… https://t.co/RaIvs70jd9Since I was a little girl, one of the first things you'd know about me was that I was half-Japanese. It's because i… https://t.co/eDFFmuhXQEI don't agree with cancel culture on the whole, but this is good. However, #AmyCooper isn't acting alone - Christia… https://t.co/lR4dWdJMDo
5/27
2020
@hannahebrennan_ @EmilyWillKnow Thanks @hannahebrennan_ ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ @EmilyWillKnow @ErinNiimi Second that! I can't even remember his name, but I can remember that you've written a boo… https://t.co/xlLSHIhvCN
Retweeted by Erin Niimi Longhurst @rachelstefshef @EmilyWillKnow 🥰🥰🥰I thought I would share my journey, in case it was of interest to anyone else, too. I’m incredibly nosy & love hear… https://t.co/uTy91riY9l
5/26
2020
@PayPalUK I’ve had an email from a “service@PayPal.co.uk” about a transaction I don’t recognise. Who can I speak to… https://t.co/TwGS8ImthN
5/25
2020
@vvnightingale Thank you so much! It’s true, which is also a sad fact, but onwards and upwards!
5/24
2020
@ErinNiimi Sexy salmon fish dresses forever!!!
Retweeted by Erin Niimi Longhurst @Nancysaurus you were part of this group 😂❤️ https://t.co/Hb8p1ac0u8 @ZoePaskett I love youuuuu ❤️❤️❤️❤️ @ErinNiimi Maybe not right now, but it'll happen ❤ we're all so proud you've even done book 1, let alone 2!
Retweeted by Erin Niimi Longhurst @wxrmth Thank you so, so much!! That's amazing!! I'm so honoured ❤️❤️❤️❤️thank you, @EmilyWillKnow. Another moment to add to my list of excellent memories - you, me and… https://t.co/HELBTOtd4MSo, even if I don't get to celebrate in the way I'd originally hoped, at least I'm still celebrating it with the mo… https://t.co/kiHV5hRSwJ5. The lovely book PR lady who told me of several clients/successful authors whose boyfriends/husbands had done alm… https://t.co/Me6Zrucrkh4. @matthewmillett9's incredibly persuasive attempts to get me to go to Heaven immediately after. I will always regret not going, now.3. The moment I told my sweet grandmother what had happened, and her reaction being that of relief, as my ex (who s… https://t.co/hhXJLt4PUS2. The moment I read the congratulatory card written by @kevin_synnott and Alex McNulty that I opened soon after I… https://t.co/nHLrX26Pu71. The moment a motley crew consisting of former colleagues, university friends, and my aunt, chased me out of the… https://t.co/YczGcFBN5NI was talking to a friend (the wise @NicoleRD01) earlier, and she reminded me of some of the best moments from the… https://t.co/jM2LixpBiXI was so excited to write another book anyway, but there was a tiny part of me really looking forward to the party… https://t.co/DkX4wIe4BSIt was also the most anti-climactic end to months of not socialising, or going out or having fun so I could get it all done.I must've looked absolutely ridiculous. I was wearing a sequin dress, I'd spent a lot of money on the event, and wa… https://t.co/ks5JBvylyzWhile everything that followed #Japonisme was absolutely incredible, my first book launch party was possibly the si… https://t.co/GZpdTUbGiJThis is so incredibly trivial with everything else going on in the world, but I was really sad about an hour ago, w… https://t.co/IY07sgwWceDominic Cummings is Billy Zane on the Titanic stealing a child to get onto a lifeboat
Retweeted by Erin Niimi LonghurstMy heart breaks for #HanaKimura, someone who introduced new audiences to her profession and challenged stereotypes.… https://t.co/jIPs0vE2ce
5/23
2020
@hackneycouncil I've just tried calling this number, and have been told its the wrong one... @hackneycouncil is there a number I can call to report street harassment from your staff?
5/20
2020
@ZoePaskett @CarmenIsidora1 Okay, but we know Meryl has range.... maybe there’s a reason we’ve never seen them all together in one place.I referenced the term (a little easter egg) in #Japonisme. - and as shelter-in-place orders took hold globally, I'… https://t.co/d6TOUdwJQ7‘Tsundoku’ is a Japanese word that describes a universal phenomenon, that of acquiring books that are left unread a… https://t.co/a3Q8pnDX7M
5/19
2020
Thank you! Can't believe it's been HALF A DECADE, WHAT 😱 https://t.co/2XPhnaF8tO @hannahebrennan_ @MisfitsMedia 🥰🥰 @MisfitsMedia @ErinNiimi Yay @ErinNiimi! https://t.co/9YgCdi1age
Retweeted by Erin Niimi Longhurst @MisfitsMedia Thanks team!! 🥰🥰🥰🎉Wishing our Director, @ErinNiimi, a very happy work anniversary - 5 years have flown by! 🎉 We look forward to cel… https://t.co/Ybyc3Y9ABw
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5/18
2020
@anuradhakurup This is lovely, thank you for sharing!
5/16
2020
AND my sweet little grandma’s internet isn’t working either, she’s isolating alone, y’all are the worst @TalkTalk 🥺… https://t.co/8FbOYvxrUv @EmilyWillKnow @TalkTalk they are THE WORST!!Appalling support from @TalkTalk. Supposed to get average 38mb/s. The reality? 4.2mb/s download speed, they've said… https://t.co/b8rQwfPlTc
5/13
2020
@halld39 @PenguinUKBooks @NewWritingNorth Thank you so much for sharing, @halld39! I'm so glad you enjoyed it! @PenguinUKBooks @NewWritingNorth Japonisme by @ErinNiimi is totally different from what I'd normally go for, but it… https://t.co/QDRVTjerUe
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5/12
2020
@liveotherwise ❤️❤️❤️❤️ always here if you need to chat!who is writing about how most of the food writing industry is a colonialist project which celebrates white food wri… https://t.co/mjUJUB7T4Y
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5/9
2020
played fibbage with my 11 year old brother earlier this week and he put 'single and lovin' it' as an answer and I am still not over it @ZoePaskett @YasminNoEplz So, so good. Outrageous @ErinNiimi @YasminNoEplz I think about this email a few times a week: https://t.co/p39OYUSous
Retweeted by Erin Niimi Longhurst @YasminNoEplz How to pronounce my own last (Japanese) name, because they had taken a summer course in the language 🙃
5/8
2020
@rachelstefshef ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ @Nancysaurus ❤️❤️ @nearly_gone Only from my fire escape!
5/7
2020
I miscalculated, its 52 days. Which is apparently a year in a dog's life.I know I should grateful to be healthy and safe, but.... fuck. That's long.Today I decided to count how many days it was since I last had a face-to-face conversation with someone that lasted… https://t.co/Mkr8KbnOVr#SocialMedia folks, @MisfitsMedia next #MisfitsLive webinar, this time feat. LinkedIn, will be on 21/5. Join us & p… https://t.co/7DTjYc64aT
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5/6
2020
@rachelstefshef @Wunderlist @MicrosoftToDo @EmilyWillKnow @sunsama Oooooh I’ll look into it!! Thank you ❤️❤️❤️ @jean_loup @Wunderlist @MicrosoftToDo @trello I have in the past, but that's a good idea, I might revisit. Thank you!What are your favourite list apps? My favourite, @Wunderlist, has closed and switched to @MicrosoftToDo and it's go… https://t.co/UQMqEf8Krp
5/5
2020
@imteddybless @ZoePaskettThis is incredible 😍 https://t.co/vI2qjMrkbO
5/4
2020
New levels of Isolation boredom this morning - my sister sends me voice notes of the songs she sings to my baby nie… https://t.co/ZChz3tRcbQ
5/2
2020
@MrNigelNg *blocked*
5/1
2020
@Nancysaurus I once changed outfits in the elevator down from my moms apt 😂 ahhh memoriesWow reductress needs to stop coming for me https://t.co/7xUbJUnzBE @MisfitsMedia @angharad_rachel Happy birthday @angharad_rachel! https://t.co/7dHB1b87qyMake it stop!!!!!! https://t.co/fmXF3at5Fs
4/30
2020

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