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MY BEST BOOK: MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA

Today i just want to talk about my favourite book: “Memories of a Geisha” by Arthur Golden

In a particular period of my life,when i was single…mah…(don’t ask me why!), everything that was Oriental appealed to me, and obviously one of the most figure wich captured my attention was: Geisha. 419 more words

Lifestyle

I walk the streets of Japan till I get lost...

…because it doesn’t remind me of anything.

Anyone uncool enough to be familiar with Audioslave would know these lyrics and could have joined me in consistently singing them whilst getting lost in the streets of Japan. 1,165 more words

Travel

Smile, you're on candid camera

When I go to Kyoto I spend an inordinate amount of time in the streets photographing maiko and geiko.  This post shows thirteen of my favourite ‘candid camera’ photos from my last trip in July 2014.  151 more words

Travel

Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge *Sho-u "spring in our country''*

This week Carpe Diem Tan Renga inspiration is a beautiful haiku by a poet Sho-u. Our goal is to add a second stanza to it. 27 more words

Haiku

Downer, Lesley. WOMEN OF THE PLEASURE QUARTERS

Lesley Downer thought she could walk right in to a Japanese geisha house and learn all there was to know about this secluded, exotic way of life. 658 more words

[MOTD] Cherry Blossom Geisha Project

Hello fellas,

Right here, I’m gonna show you one of my to-do-in-my-spare-time thing. Actually, this look was intended to be submitted as one of my look to IBB Make Up Challenge last May 2014 in Japan theme but unfortunately, I wasn’t able to do the digital process of it. 120 more words

Alfia Widati