Beloved’s Journey, Chapter 5: Zerzura

Returning to her most recent human form, Sable shivers despite the heat rolling from the sands. The proud Ivory Gate of Zerzura, carved from the tusks of some unfathomably tremendous beast and marked with intricate geometric designs that seem to rearrange themselves constantly before the eye, lies wide open. Her heart skips a beat and … Continue reading Beloved’s Journey, Chapter 5: Zerzura

Coming of Age in Red and White: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s Furisodeshon

Happy Valentine's Day 2013 to everyone! Here's a little eye candy and ear worm. In Japan there is a holiday called Seijin no Hi, or Coming of Age Day, celebrated in January. Girls who have reached the age of twenty in the past year are dressed in elaborate, long-sleeved kimonos known as furisodes, signifying their … Continue reading Coming of Age in Red and White: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s Furisodeshon