SBP Blog

Author Richard L. Gilbert blurbs 'My Year of Dirt and Water'

Michael Palmer - Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Poetry as Consciousness author Richard L. Gilbert has written a beautifully meditative review of Tracy Franz's new book My Year of Dirt and Water.   Read More


Like our blog? Please share it!

Categories

Subscribe to the SBP Mailing List

New Releases

Amy’s Guide to Best Behavior in Japan


Going to Japan? This unfussy modern guide guarantees you keep it polite and get it right!

China Smart


Essential essays on all things Chinese that inform and entertain travelers, students, and anyone working or living in China

Oh, Tama!


A deeply eccentric novel about lives and connections—and a cat of course—in 1980s Tokyo: witty, offbeat, and strangely profound.

The Fourth String


Two women. Two cultures. One music.

Tag Cloud

performance Poetry lions roar japan travel juddhism travel etiquette gallery awa tokyo kyoto hitlers cross janet pocorbba brad hawley huffington post pottery world literature today guide wife how to travel in japan henry kiyama the silver spoon japan travel etiquette tk nakagaki japanese translation eating in japan hitler awards the japan society the hidden writer journal of a zen monk nara a mejiro novel do it right and be polite hate review traditional buddhist author event oh tama ningen shikkaku announcement verticle photography shun medoruma evil purification ex pat literature Chinese Astrology Tokyo Olympics gaijinpot stone bridge cafe sensei author signing Alexandra Johnson Chinese New Year World War II buddhism dazai alan moore author tour Culture book reading new release Language illustration danica davidson japan guide journal of a zen monks wife in japan japanese drunk foreigner in japan international book award behavior michael emmerich japan culture fantasy literature Interview japanese instrument in the woods of memory literary review Christianity in Japan History japanese music japan book review memoir, tracy franz, zen monk, buddhist dark horse author janet pocorobba Spring Festival alan brill Korea photography gaijin amys guide to bes tbehavior in japan reviews japan trip japanese bath ancient symbols monk wife leonard koren new york events mark gibeau no longer human diary astro boy japan memoir suicide rachel manley gratitude in japan japan custom japan restaurant Children's Literature frederik schodt year of zen japanese etiquette japan behavior publishing understandind china through comics catcher in the rye shamisen performance holocaust will eisner Olympics WWII washington dc how to fred schodt tea garden disney Christianity osamu dazai mieko kanai how to order in japan literary prize learning shamisen welton gaddy 2019 zen monk in japan finalist Second World War japan food asia classic Art/Design japanese culture Chinese history shamisen Japanese holidays buddhist symbols Asian Studies book tour 1960's Japan Basho's Narrow Road japanese craft matcha zazen books american shamisen the japan times book publicity donald keene shaimsen t.k. nakagaki book award amys guide to best behavior in japan yukio mishima travel manners book signing forewrod reviews indies hippocampus magazine japanese customs tea japanese instruments internment koun comics benjamin franklin award journal of a zen monk's wife why we write podcast haibun astrology Chiune Sugihara manga biography asian review of books student teacher anime kansuke naka visitor frank beyer haiku the fourth string politics and prose trip Children's Books tourist new books podcast paul mccarthy sensei and me miswest book review Japanese literature memior new york ibpa publishing university tracy franz ancient symbol amy chavez PEN AWARD hiroaki sato buddhist swastika holden caufield diy mfa green tea my year of dirt and water eastern and western philosophy Spirituality a shameful life walt disney traditional japanese instrument Japanese aesthetics manga china history japan vacation hooked cross four immigrants japanese classic nazi Shoah Chinese culture nichi bei weekly, naomi hirarahara graphic novels book review takuma sminkey suehiro maruo kyodo news classic japanese literature memoir writing japan visitor event stone bridge press a memoir of sensei and me chinese comics Translation japanese travel Travel damian flanagan Japan polite zen william f sibley Anime/Manga/Comics interfaith non-fiction janet pocrobba tomoko aoyama center of east asian studies what do in japan monks wife literature jun hazuki foreword indies manji japan travel guide travel to japan blurb japan book learning in japan black jack VIZ seppuku Year of the Dog musical buddhist priest japanese manners benjamin franklin awards tricycle magazine pacific rim review of books book reviews drinking in japan ritual bookstore UCLA best behavior in japan japanese books diymfa book talk zen monk wife osamu tezuka min kahng manners 1960s Korea japanese cutlure AAS summer vacation travel Japan IBPA journal' monks wife university of chicago expat japan books japan today Okinawan literature China japan manners bowing in japan Coming of Age Day monk gaijin pot foreword reviews Japanese art poetry of consciousness huffpost writing japanese book Ukiyo-e the asian review of books japanese people osaka memoir foreword indies award the millions World War Two journal religion award swastika etiquette publicity japanese book hoarding the fourth string a memoir of sensei and me Basho koto book Nikolas Bunton state of belief otakuusa the buddhist swastika traditional japanese instrumenet peace zen monk a memoir book blurb 2020 Olympics japanese books in english japan etiquette lesley university jing liu jared cook Korea The Colorado Review comic history giajin kinokuniya event living in japan
RSS