The Tiniest Garden – A Mini Comic in the Making

There are many ways to tell a story. I've been working on the story of my 90 days in Kyoto on and off for the last few years, stalling and starting again and again. Maybe there is a different way to get my experience across? In my time in Japan I discovered manga as a … Continue reading The Tiniest Garden – A Mini Comic in the Making

Arranging my thoughts (and chapters)

I made a post-it for every day of writing (roughly 250-400 words) and arranged them by topic on one big sheet of cardboard. I suddenly think that the seemingly marginal topics (they are in fact marginal on my poster) like "Tradition & Apprenticeship" and "Onko-chishin" could have more potential than the descriptions to my favorite … Continue reading Arranging my thoughts (and chapters)