Soggy Sakura

When we were planning our trip to Japan, we only briefly considered the cliche cherry blossom spring season. Sure, the beauty is unparalleled, and it's classic Japan. But it's also what everyone does (and we all know I like to stand out whenever possible), it's crazy crowded - with tourists…

WC: Perched

Who are you waiting for?  Perched atop the column. The air is fresh; the day is just beginning.  Even the world renews with signs of spring, branches awash in pink.  See how the sakura bud?  Defying the lingering chill. (more…)