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Month: January 2018

The Hunt for Kouyo (Autumn Leaves) Part 1 – Nikko

The Hunt for Kouyo (Autumn Leaves) Part 1 – Nikko

This past autumn I’ve been obsessed with seeing the changing leaves. My home state has eternal summer and I providing lived in the South of France. Therefore, I haven’t enjoyed the changing of seasons in quite some time. Japanese people love the changing seasons. They love taking photos of leaves and flowers. When I first traveled here two years ago, I found it hilarious to see throngs of people photographing leaves. Now, I’m right beside them trying to snap the…

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Utsukushii Sora

Utsukushii Sora

Looking at my blog I realize I completely forgot to write about this. Since moving to Japan I’ve considered learning calligraphy. The movement in the strokes is so beautiful and I assume it’s a relaxing hobby. I even went as far as look into calligraphy courses, but, like everything in Japan, they’re expensive. I realized it wasn’t worth all the money to learn absolutely stunning Japanese calligraphy when I have no-one that I can write to! I think my money…

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