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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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My favorite #movie posters on the closet door in my apartment. #StarWarsTheForceAwakens #Spiderman #Japan #starwars My favorite #movie posters on the closet door in my apartment. #StarWarsTheForceAwakens #Spiderman #Japan #starwars
Cooked #lasagna at home for #dinner, by using an instant lasagna mix. #pasta Cooked #lasagna at home for #dinner, by using an instant lasagna mix. #pasta
Received delivery of boxes of #wine that I had gotten online. $12 per 3-liter box. #tempranillo #Japan Received delivery of boxes of #wine that I had gotten online. $12 per 3-liter box. #tempranillo #Japan
Inside the #Italian #restaurant in the train station where I had pasta the other day. The best part is not being crowded! #Japan Inside the #Italian #restaurant in the train station where I had pasta the other day. The best part is not being crowded! #Japan
#Pasta at the #Italian #restaurant in the train station of my town. Shrimps and local specialty greens with #anchovy sauce. #Japan #spaghetti #Pasta at the #Italian #restaurant in the train station of my town. Shrimps and local specialty greens with #anchovy sauce. #Japan #spaghetti
#Fish and chips with #Corona #beer at the small #cafe near the train station in my town. #fishandchips #Japan #Fish and chips with #Corona #beer at the small #cafe near the train station in my town. #fishandchips #Japan
The free shuttle is available during the ski season between the train station and the hotel where my favorite lounge is. Inside the #shuttle. #mountains #snow #Japan The free shuttle is available during the ski season between the train station and the hotel where my favorite lounge is. Inside the #shuttle. #mountains #snow #Japan
My favorite #lounge in the #hotel of my town, where drinks are all free with the hotel's loyalty program membership. #ski #snow #Japan My favorite #lounge in the #hotel of my town, where drinks are all free with the hotel's loyalty program membership. #ski #snow #Japan
Happy #StPatricksDay! Today's #beer for me. #Japan Happy #StPatricksDay! Today's #beer for me. #Japan
March 14th was White Day in #Japan, when a gift is sent in return for what you received on Valentine's Day. I got a cute box of baked #sweets! #cookies #whiteday March 14th was White Day in #Japan, when a gift is sent in return for what you received on Valentine's Day. I got a cute box of baked #sweets! #cookies #whiteday

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