Posted on March 10, 2012

Bangin’ on Heaven’s Door

Bangin’ on Heaven’s Door

I’ve always thought of churches as quiet places full of whispers, but St John’s Wood Church in London was shouting tonight. I don’t know if I believe in God but, if he is up there I think he would have noticed one Joji Hirota banging on his door tonight. I’ve just come home from “Beyond the … Continue reading

Weekly Shiritori #10

Weekly Shiritori #10

Last week’s post was about Yakushima (やくしま / 屋久島), so this week I need to start with ま (ma). I decided to write about… Mameshiba (まめしば / 豆しば)  So, what exactly is Mameshiba? According to the official English website for Mameshiba: They’re not quite a bean nor a dog but rather a hybrid of both. They love to … Continue reading