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IONTW – September 25, 2016

The KDFC Instrument Drive: September 26 – October 7, 2016. Participating in a music program is a wonderful experience with many benefits – donating an unused instrument is one way to help a child have this opportunity and clears out some space in your life.  93 more words



And it seems to me important for a country, for a nation to certainly know about its glorious achievements but also to know where its ideals failed, in order to keep that from happening again. 141 more words


“I want to attend this conference in order to continue learning”, by Sheryl Takagi Silzer

As a third generation Japanese American, I’ve struggled with issues of honor and shame because I did not understand the cultural source of these practices. After a crisis in my life (cancer diagnosis) I began to search for reasons for my illness and God directed me to examine my cultural roots. 130 more words


Woman with a Blue Pencil

Reading Decathlon, book 2

Title: Woman with a Blue Pencil

Author: Gordon McAlpine

Genre: literary mystery

Themes: racism, war, patriotism, stereotypes, love

Setting: Los Angeles/California 1941… 165 more words


Me, Me, Me, and Me

Casey Neistat, a YouTuber said that “ok, so…” was the obligatory way for video bloggers to start off, so I’m going to make it my IG/blog intro. 643 more words

Japanese American

printing the questions

all inked up and … well yes I do have something else I could print! one at a time? no, both together (later think maybe the thing would have been one one way and one the other but ohwells) and ha, same length line easy lock up and hey the ink color goes with what’s already printed verycool perhaps I even had that in the back of my mind when I was choosing and BOOM right off the bat prints up nicely thankyouverymuch after all that circling round getting back to it the printing goes in a whoosh although as I go along yes bit more ink and also just a tad more impression even better but even the firsts are good … good enough … it’s letterpress right? 169 more words