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Haiku that Bring a Smile

On October 2, 2011 By

HAIKU
REVIEW BY WILLIAM J. HIGGINSON

The coat
runs through the sudden rain
without a head

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A Vital Occupation

On June 29, 2011 By

SHORT STORY
BY CB LIDDELL

…At 1:30 I stop a random stranger on the street, and ask how to get to Akihabara. It may surprise you, but this is one of my special duties. I’m supposed to do one of these every three hours….

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Ogatagomi

On April 16, 2011 By

PODCAST: A One-Act Play
BY HAROLD WRIGHT
Drawings by Lars Martinson

Now, all the gaijin I know in Kyoto know what ogatagomi is. You know, you’re walking down the street and all at once you see, say, a Sony TV set, a bicycle, a suit of armor and three bookcases lying abandoned out on the street, and you say, “Wow! What time does it get dark?”

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