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Yora Kei

"Seeing and Sharing the EXTRAORDINARY through traditional art."

Kyoto, Japan
female, age 39
married, 1 child
Speaks: Japanese and English
Joined Jan 20, 2013

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The Great Wave, by Hokusai

The Great Wave by Hokusai

Sangi Takamura. Women diving for abalone, by Hokusai

Takamura - Women diving for abalone

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Hometown Kumiyama-chou, Japan 
Birthday Feb 15, 1977  
Languages Japanese and English  
About Me Heliographic and floral design silk painter. Looking for, seeing and sharing the beauty surrounding me.
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Pets koi pond  
Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Depends
Religions Shinto  
Eating Habits No red meat  
Wild Fact About Me I really like the American soft drink "Dr. Pepper".
My Philosophy Let your dreams outgrow the shoes of your expectations.
Ryunosuke Satoro
What Gives Me Hope My "dawn" meditation everyday.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by calling Tepco responsibility
What/who changed my life and why The Haiku Masters: Basho, Buson, and Ikkyu. Because each of their haikus helps me see the extraordinary is the commonplace.
What Bugs Me Abusive and impolite people  
Passions My family., Art  
Inspirations My husband and daughter  
What Scares Me nuclear power plants  
Role Models My husband and my daughter  
Quotation "While in Kyoto, I miss being in Kyoto" Basho.
Interests Kado, reading, writing  
Books , Haruki Murakami, Yukio Mishima  
Music Kitaro, Scorpions, Tokyo Hotel  
Movies Lord of the Rings, Avatar, Pirates of the Caribbean, The last Samurai, all of Akira Kurosawa  
TV Shows Not a television viewer  
Favorite Foods Negere, Sushi  
Favorite Places Shinto Temples  
Can't Live Without without honesty  
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    Have a healthy, prosperous, Happy New Year, Yora! I wish you and your family the best for 2016! Hugs, Millie. xoxo

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    Tenderness and Kindness
    are not signs of weakness and despair,
    but manifestations of Strength and Resolution.

    ~ Kahlil Gibran

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    Happy  Birthday, dearest Yora!  Love & Hugs, Millie xoxo

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