JAPANーAccording to ロケットニュース24 this is a custom that everyone knows. Maybe round up a hundred people and one of them might be unfamiliar. Off the island, however, it may just be the other way around… fortuitous sushi burrito, you say? Let us investigate. AdvertisementsRead more "EHOU, THE MAGIC LUCKY SUPER-ROLL"
The search for reality and meaning of language in Michel de Montaigne’s Essais.Read more "The Meaning of Language"
Realism, iconography, and duality in Tezuka Osamu’s 2006 manga Buddha.Read more "The Artisty of Osamu’s Buddha vol3"
Just over 400 words on where I write.Read more "Writing Space"
Zuihitsu is an ancient style of Japanese literature consisting of aesthetic essays and personal accounts as well as short and elaborated lists which follow in no chronological fashion. This short collection of random thoughts and aesthetics is attributed to the great Sei Shonagon, who documented her extremely particular tastes on this and that in The Pillow […]Read more "Myriad Preference"
In a recent arts performance at Portland’s Aladdin Theater, thrilling samurai fight choreography met with the ethereal vocals of up-and-coming singer song writer Kobayashi Mika, of Attack on Titan fame. Throughout the show, clashing swords and cool warrior bravado effortlessly intermingled with restrained beauty in true Japanese fashion.Read more "Akatsuki: Sword Art Performance Review"