Jul 052010
 

Ever since I started this blog, I had it in the back of my mind that I should spend some time writing down some of my memories of my trip to Japan before they get too foggy or slip away.  Since it was a year ago last week and this week (June 24th – July 8th, 2009), I thought it would be fitting to start now.  Since this is Independence Day weekend, I would like to share a little about my 4th of July experience in this first post.  It’s a little off-topic for the blog, but I’m going to let it slide since Architecture is part of our cultural experience, and 4th of July celebrations are significant cultural rituals.

View of the work site where I was located on July 4th, 2009

Most years I'm at the beach or visiting family on July 4th. In 2009 I was visiting this church in Japan.

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