A Different Kind of Luxury: Japanese Lessons in Simple Living and Inner Abundance

Front Cover
Stone Bridge Press, Feb 1, 2010 - Nature - 316 pages
0 Reviews
11 portraits from rural Japan to inspire choices in meaningful work, art, and sustainable living
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Introduction
9
A Different Kind of Luxury Color Inserts
15
San Oizumi
31
Osamu Nakamura
55
Atsuko Watanabe
72
Kogan Murata
101
Asha Amemiya
134
Akira Ito
155
Wakako Oe
191
Gufu Watanabe
213
Koichi Yamashita
248
Jinko Kaneko
267
Masanori Oe
281
In Gratitude
312
About the Author
316
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2010)

MA, essayist, poet, writing teacher. Writing in newspapers, magazines and literary journals including Adbusters, Creative Non-Fiction, Japan Times, North American Review, Oakland Tribune, Kyoto Journal, Fiber Arts, Writer, others. Taught writing at California State University, JFK University. Worked with environmentalists in Japan. Student of Buddhist philosophy. Years of rural living. Built own house with hand tools. Sustainable living advocate.

Bibliographic information