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Harbinger of Horror

The kanji for peace (heiwa) is spray-painted in the underground walkway that connects the main street in the tourist area of Fujisawa by the coast with the walking bridge to Enoshima Island. In the daytime, it’s a bright, lively area where people do and say pleasant things, and there is even a little book exchange … Continue reading

The Toxic Now

We’re all feeding off a toxic carcass of now.   The internet age has made this easier — every comedian feeds off the buffoonery of our current president. (I’m convinced that the clown is actually quite boring). The latest outrage or media stunt by (insert desperate performer’s name) keeps us mildly entertained. It’s an arms … Continue reading