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Black -n- White weekend

Weekend in B/W


I have an acquaintance in France I met via Kyudo, in Tokyo. He sent me a challenge via FaceBook to do a B/W photo a day post for 5 days. 677 more words


Atrocities of Old Haunting Today

One night as I was falling asleep I began to see history unfold as if I were there to witness the atrocities of my ancestors. As I watched, I saw the backs of men and women being ripped open by whips. 613 more words

The band played on

I was off to the club, by now I knew the way pretty comfortably. The Super Blues thing went well, over all we could sound like a loose group of fair players. 454 more words


Zen in a Jodo temple

Monthly Zen night


It had been a while since I attended the group Zen sitting. I will call it a group sitting rather than a meeting since there is no real Zen talk, study just sitting. 456 more words


The Super blues session

Oct 5 th was the day of the Blues Festival called The Super Blues session at the Chicago Rock Blues and Soul bar in Osaka. I had thought is was just some local this bar only thing. 646 more words


A lesson from being a mother who is living abroad.

Your kids are eating while walking around, it is fine for me. Your kids can sit silently while eating, it is also fine for me. 607 more words

Wakayama mini trip

LZ made arrangements for a mini vacation to Wakayama, as a celebration for our first year and success in Japan. Wakayama is surprisingly nearby. It was only about a 30 min train ride. 639 more words