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Kyoto part 1: black sesame, beauty and a beer

Everyone raves about Kyoto… Pretty much whenever I asked a fellow traveller “Hello fellow traveller, what was your favourite place in Japan?” They would say something like “Gosh, that’s a tough one Kirstie, but I would probably have to say Kyoto”. 27 altre parole

Kyoto part 1: black sesame, beauty and a beer

Everyone raves about Kyoto…

Pretty much whenever I asked a fellow traveller “Hello fellow traveller, what was your favourite place in Japan?”  They would say something like “Gosh… 1.201 altre parole

Travel

The Aged Geisha

I was brought to the back of the salon.  To my left, my eyes were immediately drawn to a pale, well-groomed elderly Japanese woman.  She held a command within herself.  1.952 altre parole

Kyoto or Bus[t]

I’m gonna finish writing about my damn Japanese trip even if it kills me!! Because I’d rather be killed by my own writing than let work murder me like I’ve been letting it. 800 altre parole

Japan

Practice

At the dojo where I study aikido, we talk about our practice a lot. Sensei often says that the most difficult and most important part of any practice, aikido, writing, going to the gym, whatever, is showing up. 411 altre parole

Musings

Jewels of Kyoto in Perth

On Saturday 27th February there was an event in the city of Perth.  It was the Perth Japan Festival 2016.  Artists and performers were brought over from Japan.   595 altre parole

Art