Customized Coupland 特別あつらえの本

I bought the latest Douglas Coupland novel recently and I even paid the extra coin to purchase the limited edition version.  Why?  Well, because it’s nice to have limited editions but also because there was something a little extra-special about this particular edition: the publishers were allowing the purchasers the opportunity to custom create their … More Customized Coupland 特別あつらえの本

From Wu Kau Tang to Luk Keng 烏蛟騰から鹿頸まで

It’s my goal to start making better use of my weekends.  Specifically, I’m going to try to get through as many of the hikes in my copy of the “Serious Hiker’s Guide to Hong Kong” as possible.  I had to laugh at the phrase in the intro to the hike I did last Sunday: “but … More From Wu Kau Tang to Luk Keng 烏蛟騰から鹿頸まで

Congratulations Miyata-san! 宮田さん、おめでとうございます

My friend Masahiko Miyata from M2 Photo has just had his first photography book published in Japan.  The title of the book is “The story of a swordsmith:  Kunihira Kawachi’s way of life” .  The focus of the book has an interesting connection to my own photo project involving my swordsmith friend Kazuyoshi: Kunihira Kawachi … More Congratulations Miyata-san! 宮田さん、おめでとうございます