Heart Warming and Belly Filling

The hilly village of Ohara, in the northern precincts of Kyoto, is idyllic.  It’s one of the places that I must return to each time I come to Kyoto.  Its simple country farmhouses make a ring around a central area of fertile farmland growing rice and vegetables. At one time, this rural farm area grew most…

JAPANESE SUMMER

Japanese summers offer many opportunities to experience the beauty of the season.

TOO LATENESS?

When is it too late to recognize a dream and pursue it?