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Kyudo the long & winding road  Posted on 07/26/2015
  With starting back to work for the Silver center I did not get a chance this week to go into the Kyudojo on Tues and Thursday. My days now have switched, but also there was a Typhoon this week that threw my timing off as well, I...
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Jazzy Ozaki  Posted on 07/22/2015
Ozaki Jazz fellowship   LZ came across a local website hosted by a local Jazz band group. More like a social Jam group than just a band. There are some 30 members. They are quite close to our house. lZ contacted them for me and posted...
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I can see clearly now…  Posted on 07/19/2015
I can see clearly now, the rain has gone… The Typhoon has passed it was wet but thankfully not that windy. Everything here survived. Allah be praised! No I am not Muslim. Just another word for the Great Spirit.   Not what the...
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Calm before the storm  Posted on 07/16/2015
Calm before the storm – Pre-typhoon training   I got my chocolate butt in gear early today and hustled on over to the dojo. I needed to get there early to meet my Sempai, the one who plays Shakuhachi. I decided to bring my...
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July Tai Kai  Posted on 07/12/2015
Kishiwada Monthly meeting – July – TaiKai   As the title says, every month my dojo has a monthly meeting, there is also a club Tai Kai at this time. I have not been in a while due to other commitments, however today I was...
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Earth connection, life connection  Posted on 07/12/2015
  There is something grounding (pun intended), spiritual about growing one’s own food. Even if it is just a small amount, besides the benefits of being organic if you chose. and why should you not, food is medicine, the taste is...
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Form is emptyness…emptyness is form  Posted on 07/10/2015
It is late, I can not sleep as I have been napping on and off a couple of times today. I knew it would be a bad move, but oh well.   I have formally started my first book. “The lost of Zen… A sailing odyssey” I think...
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Cross training, different medium, same lesson  Posted on 07/07/2015
When one these days hears of cross training one generally thinks of karate, with kick boxing, or Judo and Muy Tai, and weight lifting, something along those lines. However I am not referring to that. I was speaking with a Zen master the...
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New days, same practice…  Posted on 07/05/2015
A work in Progress.   The other day I went to the Dojo, it was kind of late in the afternoon, so I ended up for the most part practicing alone. Just working on some basics not really a lot of things just a few small things. Little by...
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Chicago Rock – All Star Jam  Posted on 07/01/2015
Chicago Rock – all star June Jam    Every month Chicago Rock has an open Blues Jam. I have been only one other time before last week. LZ says Chicago Rock is a kind of Underground Blues place. Local Blues Maniacs go there....
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  • Rossielienne
    Rossielienne 25 July 2013 05:28:42

    My friends and I with our kids,once stayed at Sakura hotels when we went to Tokyo Sky Tree and Ueno park.Well,we reserved for a room for 3 with four kids with us.The place is consider to be near to central Tokyo.We prefered to eat outside the hotel because menus are not fit for children.The front desk coordinator is friendly and can speak English.There are lots of foreign snacks.We are requested to keep the children quite as possible.

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