Monthly Archives: July 2014

Guest Post with Ms. Sanja Željeznjak – Sakura (Cherry Blossoms)

Recently, I was contacted by Sanja Željeznjak (pictured below) from Croatia who told me how much she enjoyed reading my Cherry Blossom Stories Blog. Naturally, I was very grateful for her kind words and her encouragement. In her message, Sanja asked me to take a look at her blog and I’m very pleased that I […]

Meet Ms. Yoshimi Ohtani – Illustrator Extraordinaire

I’d like to introduce you to the renowned Japanese Illustrator Yoshimi Ohtani from ARTas1. I’m very lucky and truly honoured to present Yoshimi Ohtani’s illustrations on the cover and throughout my latest book Tokyo Tales: A Collection of Japanese Short Stories. Yoshimi Ohtani was born in Tokyo, Japan in 1980. In 2005, a great desire […]