The Liebster Award!

Everyone loves to hear that someone actually enjoys their blog, right? Well, Gwen from Little Growing Pains has kindly nominated me for the Liebster Award, and it totally made my day. Gwen is a wonderful writer who often manages to uncannily reflect my own feelings in her beautiful words and stories. I totally recommend checking out … More The Liebster Award!

17 Things You Might Not Know About Geisha Culture

After reading Arthur Golden’s Memoirs of a Geisha, I realized how very little I actually know about geisha culture, and how many misconceptions I held about what a geisha is and does. I mean, are they courtesans? Prostitutes? Slaves? (No, no, and no.) So I picked up a book at the library: Geisha: A Unique … More 17 Things You Might Not Know About Geisha Culture