A proud family, with history intertwined with the drama of the 20th century looks forward to growth and prosperity in the 21st.

Hiromi        Koya   Kaoru & Ryu   Shohei        Etsuko      Katsumi     Tim

Paying our respects to Okasan

Shogakko undokai
(Sports day at Ryu's school)

Ryu hauling ass in the 200 meters.

Team Shiro celebrates Ryu's victory.


Coach Koya applying Ryu's speed cream.
Katsumi san is a gifted craftsman.

Kachan's handmade Japanese chess board.

The board in action.

The cabinet on the left and the table are handmade by Katsumi san.

Kachan and Echan's greatest building project to date, my new niece/nephew, age about one month.


Or, go back to the pictures page, and sign the guestbook.