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I need a change...

Are we given ear worms for a purpose? Is there a hidden message somewhere in repetition of a line of a song, or the title of the song? 143 kata lagi

Fine Artist

The many meanings of May... also who is Morris?

Readers readers readers… in a convenient reflection of my state of mind this weekend, this update has been lounging about unhurriedly in my drafts for almost A WEEK, in which time developments have begun to pile up and I have fallen woefully behind. 1.098 kata lagi


沖繩 Okinawa

Okinawa has a lovely coastline especially driving along route 58 all the way up to the north were there is hardly any traffic.

離開那霸市我們到殘波岬。除了些遊人,那裏還有一對男女在拍結婚照。我見攝影師指導他倆坐在崖邊面向大海,遠看有點像在猶豫是否要跳下去,心想其實這樣拍新婚照也不知是浪漫還是不好彩頭? 542 kata lagi

Life Holidaying

Unconventional music

When I talk to friends about music, in the end it always comes down to usual occidental music. But oriental music is somehow never the main subject. 150 kata lagi


These Japanese girls ROCK!

The shamisen or samisen is different from sangen, which is also a three-stringed, Japanese musical instrument derived from the Chinese instrument sanxian.

It is played with a plectrum called a bachi. 29 kata lagi

Music, Art And Culture

Sakura Days Japan Fair

This is an annual festival held at the VanDusen Botanical Gardens. A setting with green grass and colourful blooms, cherry blossoms and many vendors with delicious Japanese foods and you can learn and see so many things from  Japanese craftsmanship, … 41 kata lagi

Wildlife Photos By NLMoriyama