The Pagoda

The Historical Five Story Pagoda of Mt. Haguro It traditionally is said that the five ・storied pagoda was built by Taira no Masakado, a military commander in those days, from 931 to…Read More

The Train Track Series

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

Life Unfolding

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

Girl in the rain

They won`t tell you fairy tales of how girls could be dangerous and still win. They will only tell you stories where girls are sweet and kind and reject all…Read More

Natural Curves

When life gives you curves, flaunt them! Isn’t she lovely? In Tobishima Island in Sakata City  Yamagata, Japan you will find these trees blessed with curves in all the right…Read More

pai to my name

The other day as I waste my time on face book (yet again) a good friend sent me a message. We said hello and talked about things in the past and…Read More

Cycling in Japan

Here is where you are. Hello everyone. We are having a good weather here in Japan. I hope you are all well and I would like to welcome you to…Read More

Cello in the Subway

“Your playing small does not serve the world. There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people will not feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine,…Read More