How Many Days Left

In addition to planning how to be, there is another thing I do when I write my journal every morning: I count how many days left for me. How many days left from when?  The day I die.  I arbiturarily chose that day to be my 100th birthday, because I want to live well until …

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Food is Living

Can you guess what this plant is?  Yes, cabbage.  What a big deal. To me, however, this cabbage was a surprise. Having grown up in a city, I always bought vegetables from a shop.  I did see tomatoes and cucumbers growing in my grand parents’ farm, but I also saw the produce being laid out …

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What is TASK – Project Task 1

All the way at the back of the 3rd floor, Nagasu-san was sitting cross-legged.  Her Samue jacket looked comfortable.  On the right side of her laps were several wood carving knives with different shapes of tips.  On her left side laid photos of wooden statues.  She was working on something, but when I approached her, …

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