Dear friends- my self hosted site is ready! I've unveiled it - the address is https://connienakamura.org/ If you decide to follow me there please scroll down to the bottom of the home page-there you will find the link to follow the blog. I will leave this old site up however I wont be writing here… Continue reading Self Hosted site is complete
Hello friends. Just stopping by here to say howdy and share a little clip of the bule dragonfly that lives in my garden. It's a very friendly dragonfly- let me get very close, so close I could touch it. It stayed around for a long time and let me take many photos. I love dragonflies.… Continue reading Blue Dragonfly
Kyushu and beyond has just experienced horrific flooding and landslides. This is a clip that I quickly captured from our TV set. We are fortunate to live up on a hill however the town below-they were not so fortunate. The disaster was very widespread...even up in Kyoto they were hit hard. As of today our… Continue reading Floods and Landslides
Encouragement :Sunflower Seeds
Just wanted to see what I was up to around this time last year..... Yesterday was the American Independence Day and I celebrated my freedom with a few Japanese lady friends. We ate watermelon, cornbread (because I brought a mix with me) and I taught them "flag facts" and a bit of history about the… Continue reading This time last year…..
It was only within the past couple of days that I'd realized just how depressed I'd gotten since my mom died. Grief can really knock you down. I didn't have any energy or interest in doing most of the the things that I loved. Add to that the thought of having to move left me… Continue reading The Garden Got Some Love