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Easy lines

some words apprehend the next
without millstone or rack to ruminate
– consecutives in easy lines
along folds, pressed together
like sheaves – snatches of hymnal… 52 more words

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Events in & around Tokyo during Golden Week and May 2018

Looking for things to do this Golden Week & in the month of May? Here is a list of events happening in and around Tokyo. Due to the length of the list this month, instead of individual descriptions of each event, I’ve included a website link, when available. 974 more words



Portishead, April 2018

Portishead, April 2018


Copy, paste

As I was preparing my response to the photography challenge for this week I quickly realised how often I frame my images on simple and uncluttered motifs. 407 more words


Nikko Toshogu Shrine

Nikko has a lot going for it: Beautiful nature, enjoyed in every season, and the great honor of being called the true Japan. There is also quite a bit of history nestled away in Nikko, such as in the Nikko Toshogu Shrine, a great feat of architecture that attracts visitors from near and far to its hallowed gates. 574 more words


This is Tokyo,that was!

Several of my companions came 2 or 3 days early and I am sorry that I didn’t do likewise. One day is not enough to see Tokyo. 408 more words

24 Yuki Station

This is one of two walks that start at Yuki Station. I completed both walks on the same day. Walk 25 is based on the business area and shops, this walk is based on the spiritual side of Yuki. 422 more words