Date: March 27, 2011

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Standing at the Threshold of Heaven

Today’s view from the ground:¬†Tokyo, Japan, April 2011   In the above photo, a health care volunteer in Sendai helps treat a radiation reaction on a woman’s face after she was evacuated from the Fukushima area. I was last in Tokyo’s Narita Airport six months ago. If someone had come up to me then and told me what the next half year would be for me and the world, I…

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Notes on a Civilization Under Fire

Today’s view from the ground:¬†Sendai, Japan, April 2011   Sakura float by The breeze on the lonely stream The beat my heart skipped – a haiku on Thursday morning   Old tents on new ground In scents of fuel and fire The dead have voices – a haiku on Friday night   In the above photo, a boy looks at the wreckage of Sendai at sunset yesterday. The order to…

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