Tag Archives: change

Travel is…

I’m a very fortunate person. I’ve traveled and lived in Japan for two years. I’ve done the tourist thing in New Zealand while visiting friends. I’ve visited over half the states in the U.S. Now my great travels are over … Continue reading

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Hanami and Social Change

Springtime in Japan is a beautiful time full of flowers and change. Sakura spread their beautiful pink, white, and red petals everywhere. I knew there were lots of sakura around but their colorful brilliance peeks from the most mundane spaces, … Continue reading

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