The chanting of the two boys sitting under the tree reminded me of my Bar Mitzvah class over 60 years ago. Continue reading
I like President Obama, but for several hours two Sundays ago there wasn’t all that much difference between me and the Republican leadership in Congress in my feelings about our 44th President. Continue reading
We will all be in Cuba next week.
Probably no other city on earth better captures the mix of old and new, traditional and modern than Tokyo. Continue reading
Hiking the Kumano Kodo trail in Southeastern Japan is no walk in the park. Continue reading
Geishas or not (including the Geishas for-a-day) Kyoto is near the top of my list for all time favorite cities. Steeped in history and culture and surrounded by natural beauty, Kyoto is graceful, walkable, and fascinating.
Less than two weeks ago I was in Chile, now I’m in Japan. Opposite ends of the world, opposite ends of the cultural spectrum. Sometimes my life makes my head spin. Continue reading