Last days in Ofunato. Tsunami relief.

Ofunato Day 5 Japanese tradition dictates the form for our school shows and workshops, more so in the elementary schools than the child care centers. We are often received at the door by the vice...

read more

Bateson’s Sense of Humor. Koan

I’ve been reading Michael Wenger’s recently published book : 49 Fingers, a collection of modern American Koans.  It’s a wonderful book that includes Michael’s sumi paintings and the Koans, complete...

read more

Ofunato Day 2. tsunami relief.

The contrasts are enormous. From the beauty of the deep green tree canopied mountain cliffs hovering over amazing ocean vistas to unending acres of bulldozed civilization, infinity of man made hills...

read more

Arriving in Ofunato.tsunami relief.

Back story.  I have come over to Japan on a Clowns Without Borders collaboration with the Tyler Foundation's Shine On! Smile Ambassador program. The Tyler Foundation's focus is on childhood...

read more

Related posts