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Rarely do we find such a sharp contrast in a single film between the “modern” and the “traditional” of pre-war Japanese society as we find in Mikio Naruse’s… 644 more words

Greetings From Kyoto! The Geisha Shot

“She’s right behind you!” I whispered.

“Yeah, I know,” she replied sarcastically.

I was surprised when my sister didn’t reach for her camera or turn around immediately to get the photo she had been talking about all trip.  462 more words



Geisha is written 芸者 in Japanese Kanji. The word 芸 “Gei” means arts, and 者 “sha” means person in Japanese. It is also known as 芸子 “ 448 more words


Ikiryo - Geisha of Yurei

Hello fiends! As I sit here with the tempestuous skies closing in on Chicago, and the tumultuous rumblings of thunder, what better to get into the spirit than to post up my newly completed Ikiryo, one of the miniatures from the Cult of Yurei starter set for Bushido? 387 more words

Miniature Painting And Techniques


My moving garden,

kimono of the sunrise,

my perfect haiku.


Big in Japan (Part II)

Kyoto station is out of this world. It is an attraction eleven stories high, packed with shops, bars and quality restaurants with views over the city. 682 more words

Decked Out ~ #poetry

Face as white as winter snow

A serpent tattoo frames her eye

Lips, as red as red could be

Even the mirror lets out a sigh… 86 more words

Night Owl Poetry