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Hidemi Woods 

Singer, Songwriter and Author from Kyoto, Japan.

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Blog posts July 2016

The New Kyoto hr573

When I spent 40 minutes aboard the bullet train bound for Kyoto from Tokyo, an alarming notion popped into my head. “Did I miss Mt. Fuji?” It’s around this time that Mt. Fuji comes into view closely in the bullet train window. Somehow Mt. Fuji is a special mountain for Japanese people. It's said tha…

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Price of Greed hr572

According to my parents, I was such a sullen infant who always put a long face. I had the habit of uttering “Butch!” as if to show dissatisfaction, and I received ‘Butch’ as my first nickname from my parents. When I started talking, I was a child who constantly grumbled. My mother’s impression was t…

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Having #lunch at #KFC. A sandwich, fried potato and coffee, $5. Having #lunch at #KFC. A sandwich, fried potato and coffee, $5.
#Tempura, vegetables and #noodles are boiled in a clay pot at the table. A popular winter dish in #Japan. Comes with an #urchin and cuttlefish bowl at a family #restaurant at $10. #Tempura, vegetables and #noodles are boiled in a clay pot at the table. A popular winter dish in #Japan. Comes with an #urchin and cuttlefish bowl at a family #restaurant at $10.
The #train is running late and slowly because of #fog. #Japan The #train is running late and slowly because of #fog. #Japan
A #lunch special at the beer #restaurant. #Pork ginger, rice, and salad at $8. #Beer, $3. #Japan A #lunch special at the beer #restaurant. #Pork ginger, rice, and salad at $8. #Beer, $3. #Japan
Had a four-kinds #cheese #pizza at home. From the frozen food shelves at the grocery store, $2.50. #Japan #frozenfood Had a four-kinds #cheese #pizza at home. From the frozen food shelves at the grocery store, $2.50. #Japan #frozenfood
Spotted an interestingly painted #train. #Japan Spotted an interestingly painted #train. #Japan
Even #tempura turns into #sushi at the conveyor belt sushi #restaurant. #Cuttlefish Tempura sushi at $1. #Japan Even #tempura turns into #sushi at the conveyor belt sushi #restaurant. #Cuttlefish Tempura sushi at $1. #Japan
A neighborhood view at #dusk. #Japan #mountains #sky #snow A neighborhood view at #dusk. #Japan #mountains #sky #snow
As my TV's #speaker had deteriorated, I got a #soundbar speaker at #Amazon's New Year sale. As my TV's #speaker had deteriorated, I got a #soundbar speaker at #Amazon's New Year sale.
#Chestnut #crapes at the Italian restaurant. Only $6 for generous pieces of expensive chestnuts. #dessert #sweets #Japan #Chestnut #crapes at the Italian restaurant. Only $6 for generous pieces of expensive chestnuts. #dessert #sweets #Japan

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