Monthly Archives: October 2010

Flash Imagination #15 – The Butter People

The Yamaguchi-gumi family, which first appeared in the early 1910s, was founded by Harukichi Yamaguchi.  The organization was small at first, with only a few dozen members.  It wasn’t until 30 years passed and a certain Kazuo Taoka, an orphan … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #14 – Je t’aime grandmaman

I remember seeing it in her eyes and hearing it in her voice.  The unease, the impatience, and the frustration of being a perfectly level-minded human being who’s body was beginning to fail. Having worked in hospitals, she knew better … Continue reading

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