Free Soul
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Free Soul

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Japanese: free soul


Type: Manga
Volumes: 1
Chapters: 13
Status: Finished
Published: Jun 2004
Genres: Drama Drama, Girls Love Girls Love, Slice of Life Slice of Life, Erotica Erotica
Demographic: Josei Josei
Serialization: Feel Young
Authors: Yamaji, Ebine (Story & Art)


Score: 7.061 (scored by 12751,275 users)
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Ranked: N/A2
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Popularity: #6497
Members: 2,985
Favorites: 25
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After a heated argument with her mother, Keito runs away from home without knowing where to go. When she helps an old woman to carry her bags home, the woman offers to put her up in one of her rooms. Keito accepts and starts to pick up the pieces of her life. When she's not drawing her own comic, which features a black jazz singer named Angie, the young woman works at a record shop. That's where she meets and falls in love with Niki, an attractive trumpeter in a funk band. They sleep with each other. Unfortunately for Keito, Niki then explains that she's not interested in a serious relationship, but Keito is not willing to give up that easily...

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Jan 20, 2021
Mixed Feelings
Reading Free Soul feels like pausing time. There's not much too it and very little significant progression. Because of that, it starts inviting questions about why we choose to be where we are, why we choose to be with the people we're with, and why we choose the path in life that we do. Also, somewhat, the reverse: there are some things about us that we cannot change and people we feel that we cannot let go of. It doesn't say a lot about these things directly, but it presents a lot of scenes that evoke our feelings about those scenes. If you give more ...
May 6, 2016
Mixed Feelings
‘Free Soul’ is an interesting manga.

It’s about a woman named Keito. She is a lesbian who got kicked out of home and is now staying with a kind painter woman and her cook who graciously offered her a place to stay. She also pursues romances with various women who ultimately just use and leave her, though she also meets others who want to love her.

That description of the manga is an apt description of Keito herself. She has been abandoned by many while also offered kindness by others. She expends a great portion of herself trying to make up with her mother and pursue seemingly ...

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