Monthly Archives: April 2011

vienna sausages and ice cream: memories of the trans-siberian railroad

Our family left Japan when I was 6 years old. We first took a ship–the only cruise our family has ever taken together. We’re actually campers–from tent to pop-up to trailer. Our final destination would be Norfolk, VA–a naval port. … Continue reading

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blog 4 japan: first memories

My very first memories take place in Japan, but not all are specifically Japanese. The tart salty taste of something pickled in the middle of my favorite sushi roll. Neither knowing what it was nor when I would have it … Continue reading

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