Author Archives: mistersoto

Fisherman by Yamamoto Kanae, 1904

1904 woodcut via wikicommons

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Scheherazade by Murakami Haruki

via The New Yorker, a translation of Scheherazade by Ted Goossen from Murakami Haruki’s latest short story collection Onna no inai Otokotachi – Men Without Women, is available to read. Scheherazade via The New Yorker

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During a recent postcard sort out found this one from HAYASHI Takahiko, from gallery Hitsuji Garo in Niigata, memories of the buskers of  Furumachi arcade. http://takahikohayashi.tumblr.com/ Hitsuji Garo in Niigata

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not sure of the name of this plant, but was transfixed by it on the way to work

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today’s floating clouds

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Sorting through old leaflets, came across one from a trip to Yahiko just outside of Niigata City, will return to their onsen one day. Introduction to Yahiko Village

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street symmetry

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a new year from an old year, Kyoto.

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sunset

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