Ikigaii as a force of positive energy that transcends time, or perhaps ikigai seeping into the things we create that then release bits of itself to those who behold our work. Spent a good part of the day in Osaka browsing through shops of antique books and paintings.
A life lesson or two: 1) When you’re in the middle of a crappy mess, remember to look up — there might be something wonderful or magical right up there, and 2) There’s almost always a reason if crap is accumulating somewhere.
silence and stillness, light and shadow, past and present // may really be good to meditate
Late night origami session with the baby girl.
Sick but I can appreciate honey.
Stop, take it all in, and be grateful.