#AtoZChallenge: April 11, 2013 ~ Japan

 When I was a very young man, a boy still really, I imagined Japan as a beautiful and mysterious - hence unattainable - woman.  For at that age, one looks at countries one has not visited, let alone lived in, as one does those unfathomable creatures of the opposite gender, with a sense of wonder. … Continue reading #AtoZChallenge: April 11, 2013 ~ Japan

#AtoZChallenge: April 1 ~ Affinity

1 Close connection, structural resemblance 2 relationship, similarity of character suggesting relationship 3 strong liking or attraction (Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary of Current English) What attracts us to another human being? What determines our liking for a place, a beach, a tree, a mountain, a book, a song, a painting? And what makes us capable, … Continue reading #AtoZChallenge: April 1 ~ Affinity