Tag Archives: Sakura

Sunny Day In Nagano

Morning breaks, and even before I open my eyes, the joyful song of the birds from outside tells me it’s a sunny day. I roll out of the futon, put on the appropriate pair of slippers and walk across the … Continue reading

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Food First, Then Morals

Some time in the early morning I’m woken up by a crow squaking so loudly, it sounds like it’s in our room. Shutting the window is enough to drown out the noise, then a few more hours of precious sleep. … Continue reading

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The Peach Trees in Suzaka

Our arrival in Suzaka ended with many glasses of whiskey and sake. The next day, we slept late into the morning. Arising slightly dopey, I washed my face with the cold water from the tap out in the garden and … Continue reading

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