Monthly Archives: December 2013

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

A big thank you to everyone who has shown interest in my writing this year. I’m really grateful for all those book lovers who have read my novel Tokyo Hearts and the many visitors who have come along to read and comment on my Cherry Blossom Stories Blog in 2013. I hope you all return…

Japan Society Tohoku Earthquake Relief Fund

We all remember the devastating 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami in Japan. The tsunami created over 300,000 refugees in the Tohoku region. Many people died during the evacuations and later in the shelters due to a lack of food, water, medicine and fuel. Now, many Japanese individuals and families are still left displaced by the…