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Photobucket II

October 15, 2015

It has been a hot minute since I last did a Photobucket post (9 weeks to be exact) and now more than ever, I've got more photos than I know what to do with. Most of these photos were taken this past spring. Enjoy :)

fire danger-bear-rabbit-forest fires-japan

Why is the raccoon dog running from the rabbit who has a bucket of water that he desperately needs? The world will never know...

Author's Note: It was pointed out to me the backstory behind the above photo:

Naturally I was curious so I googled かちかち山 (which translates roughly to Tick Mountain) and it turns out there is an ancient Japanese folk-story about a Racoon Dog and a Rabbit. I will warn you it is pretty dark and demented though. Read it here

sea side hut-beach-japan-miura peninsula

Seaside Fisherman's Shack

A wasabi farm in Nagano Prefecture

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Written by Isaac Tait who now lives in San Diego but dreams of returning, one day, to Japan. You should follow him on Twitter