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The Surprising Role of Women in Medieval Japan [GUEST POST]

Many people don’t realize the important roles women played in medieval Japan, or that a Japanese woman’s “place” was often in the shop—or even on the archery range—as well as in the home. 744 more words

Books

Easy Makeup Ideas To Create That Perfect Geisha Look

Geishas have always been mysterious, yet extremely pretty. What they really do is always quite misunderstood, but there is no doubt about the trail of awe and enticement that they leave behind them. 724 more words

Beauty

Cool Breeze

captured by a fan
a cooling breeze on her face
flirtatious geisha

Kim M. Russell, 2017

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My response to Carpe Diem #1225 cool, cool evening, cool wind (Suzushi,Ryofu) 15 more words

Haiku

The Girl from Kyoto


Anonymous girl
Vivid in purple splendour
Dream within a dream

Poetry

Kanazawa: go for the gardens, stay for the sushi

During World War II, Kanazawa was the second largest city – after Kyoto – to avoid destruction from air raids. Consequently, historical parts of this castle town remain in very good condition. 2,370 more words

Travel

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My ever so manja Baby Giant…. Geisha Kimora

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