Category: Everyday Life

Morning Dew in Rice Field

  Here is what the rice field near my apartment looks like in the morning these days:     Ok, I’m lying a little bit, I didn’t take this picture recently at all. However, I took it exactly a year ago, so the field actually...

The Rice is Ripe

  A few days ago, I took my annual pictures of ripening rice in the rice field near my house.     It seemed earlier than usual this year.     And indeed, it’s a good thing I took these pictures earlier this week as yesterday,...

REAL time FOOD on Megijima

Today, I want to tell you about a fascinating project on Megijima that I will try to follow as closely as possible. It’s called REAL time FOOD and it’s the brainchild of Patrick Lydon, Suhee Kang, and Kaori Tsuji. To get an idea of what it...

Tuna Donburi

  Tuna Donburi…   I know, sooner or later we’ll have to stop eating tuna, pretty much like we had to stop eating unagi. But in the meantime, let me indulge a few more times…    

Gorilla in Takamatsu

  To my knowledge, there are three gorillas in public places in Takamatsu. Here is one:     Can you find where it’s located? (it’s not too difficult, there are hints on the picture) And in case you wonder, here another gorilla in Takamatsu. I’m not...

Luca Roma’s Spirit of Woods

  I often talk about art on this blog, but I don’t talk about local art enough (I mean art from people living in Takamatsu and Kagawa, and not necessarily related to Art Setouchi). Talking more about what’s happening locally is something I should be...