Monthly Archives: April 2013

A Girl’s Best Friend

When I watched Kiyono at her misedashi walk in late March, (her first day as a maiko) I was most impressed with her ‘support’ person.  Not only was he constantly adjusting her hair implements and fine-tuning her kimono, but he was looking out for her in every way.  He … Continue reading

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Northern Exposure

I have been back in Australia for three days; certainly not long enough to feel normal yet.  I would like to share a few photos from my trip to the northern hemisphere.  There will be more photos than descriptions in this … Continue reading

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