I always love riding the train. I think they give you the most surrealist glimpse of life`s realness. It is like a movie of someone`s life fast forwarding, not necessarily…Read More
I saw a New Year`s special on TV about Ameyokocho featuring a guy who earns profit by giving discounts (a great deal of discounts!) to his customer. The secret he…Read More
The Tako Vendor in Ameyokocho Ameyoko (アメ横) is a busy market street along the Yamanote Line tracks between Okachimachi and Ueno Stations. The name “Ameyoko” is a short form for…Read More
The Monochrome Series Although I mostly veer towards having my pictures in colored, I think that black and white images powerfully appeal to the emotion and the senses. They invite…Read More
The waraji is in the past the standard foot wear of the common people in Japan. Traditionally the rope material was made of rice straw; however, waraji can be made out…Read More
kairos (n.) the experience of time that occurs between the clicking seconds and moving hands; time stand stills as life unfolds and takes eternal significance. The Cixian Temple at Shilin…Read More
nefelibata (n.) lit. “cloud walker”; one who lives in the clouds of their own imagination, or one who does not obey by the conventions of society, literature, or art.
“Light is easy to love. Show me your darkness” –R. Queen