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Hidemi Woods 

Singer, Songwriter and Author from Kyoto, Japan.

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Blog posts August 2014

Hidemi's Rambling No.524

In the middle of August every year, Japan has the Bon Festival. It’s believed that spirits of ancestors return to each family during the festival. If I had stayed in my hometown of Kyoto and gotten married there, I would have been the 63rd successor of the family. I suppose my ancestor had acquired …

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Hidemi’s Rambling No.523

When my great-great-grandfather passed away, the family sought any possible way to sustain a line of the family succession. He had four sons. His firstborn, who had been supposed to succeed the family, was perverted possibly because his father had drunk up the family fortune. He had tattoos all over…

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Hidemi’s Rambling No.522

The oldest episode of my ancestors that I heard from my grandfather is about my great-great-grandfather and I hereby write it down for the record. According to my grandfather, his grandfather was quite a prodigal. He didn’t work and just squandered the family money. Our family was a powerful landown…

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My all-time best #movie, #JOKER, didn't win the Best Picture. Somehow that relieved me. I didn't think #Academy really understood what the #film tells about, and I was right. #Oscar My all-time best #movie, #JOKER, didn't win the Best Picture. Somehow that relieved me. I didn't think #Academy really understood what the #film tells about, and I was right. #Oscar
#Mackerel broiled with #miso from the  #deli foods shelves at a grocery store. $3 for 3 pieces. #Japan #fish #Mackerel broiled with #miso from the #deli foods shelves at a grocery store. $3 for 3 pieces. #Japan #fish
How about some appetizers? Sprat #fritters at the conveyor belt sushi #restaurant, $1. #Japan #fish How about some appetizers? Sprat #fritters at the conveyor belt sushi #restaurant, $1. #Japan #fish
Looks like rice, but it's #cauliflower at the  #cafe/#bar. #Japan Looks like rice, but it's #cauliflower at the #cafe/#bar. #Japan
It's #Setsubun in #Japan today. For good luck, eating a #sushi roll without cutting is a popular custom. A #salmon and #avocado roll from a grocery store, $4. It's #Setsubun in #Japan today. For good luck, eating a #sushi roll without cutting is a popular custom. A #salmon and #avocado roll from a grocery store, $4.

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