Daily Archives: January 27, 2015

Free Association

Written for:  The Daily Post Write down the first words that comes to mind when we say . . . . . . home. . . . soil. . . . rain. Use those words in the title of your … Continue reading

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A Form of Paradise

Written for:  Carpe Diem #656, Isle of the Blessed (Hoorai) Isle of the Blessed is the Japanese equivalent of the Western Elysian Fields or Heavens. In myth and legend, heavenly abodes are abundant. There is the Isle of Avalon where King … Continue reading

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First Calligraphy

Written for:  Carpe Diem #655, First Calligraphy (Kakizome) In ancient Japanese times it was a great honor to write the first calligraphy, which most times was written in the mud with a cane, and of course later on paper. A … Continue reading

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“sweet perfume”

Written for:   Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge #70 sweet perfume mingles with the sound of rain – a dog barks                                       … Continue reading

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