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... hired as split girls, not because they lack the ability to do more, but because, from a business stand point, that is all the troupe needs. I've heard of more than one case of women who are able perform top level tricks being hired by Circque du Soliel to do splits because that is what was needed.
POP Circus requires our flying trapeze troupe to have a minimum of six members. Prior to my arrival two members left somewhat abruptly and people were needed ...
... on the grill in your table. It's pretty fun and yummy. We stopped for a quick drink at a cute little bar in town where I saw that they had a magazine that is made in Portland called Kinfolk. As we were browsing through it, we saw our friend Greg Hennis featured in one of the pictures. Small world!
On Saturday, we ventured back to Tokyo but again the weather was really hot. I ...
... which sounds wild, but actually is not at all. It is a very large and beautiful park with trails, gardens, play areas, BBQs and even a cute little train that takes you all around. We opted for the train and that way we got to see the whole park. Like most days they were here, I had to leave early from whatever we were doing to go back to work. So, I left them at the park and headed home.
On Tuesday, we went to old town Kawagoe, which I've talked about before. ...
And so, my second city is drawing to a close. I've enjoyed Ota most for the time I've had to explore the area via bicycle. Once we got through the first 10 days, our schedule became quite easy, with one show and practice on weekdays, and three shows each weekend day. This left me with plenty of time to explore. As I mentioned before, the area to the north of Ota is mountainous. This has made for some very beautiful (and also challenging) rides. ...
... This is a subject I"m comfortable talking about, so that part was easy, but doing it in the most basic English I can think of is exhausting. It seems like every word needs to be considered or explained. But, overall it went well.
Anyway, this blog is really about my adventures cooking NM food with a group of 25 Japanese folks. They are part of the Salem/Kawagoe friendship society and regularly attend lectures or workshops that are offered as part of ...
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