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Stone Bridge Cafe: "Sing a Traveling Song"

Thomas Joel - Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Stone Bridge Cafe is a bi-weekly online series from Stone Bridge Press devoted to bringing readers short stories, poems, non-fiction pieces, photographs, and artwork from and/or about East Asia. For submission guidelines and info, follow the link at the bottom of this post.  Read More


New Stone Bridge Press Catalog 2017-2018

Michael Palmer - Monday, October 23, 2017

We're very excited to finally be able to share our new 2017-2018 catalog featuring our new and upcoming titles!  Read More


Stone Bridge Cafe: "Soaking in the Greenwood/Shinrin-yoku"

Thomas Joel - Monday, October 16, 2017

Stone Bridge Cafe is a bi-weekly online series from Stone Bridge Press devoted to bringing readers short stories, poems, non-fiction pieces, photographs, and artwork from and/or about East Asia. For submission guidelines and info, follow the link at the bottom of this post.  Read More


GaijinPot's List of 8 Japanese Novels Set Outside of Tokyo

Thomas Joel - Friday, August 18, 2017

It seems like a significant bulk of Japanese novels take place in Tokyo, and with due cause: not only is it the capital, it's home to by far the largest population in Japan. However, there's more to Japan than Tokyo.  Read More


Stone Bridge Cafe: "T'ai Chi With The Finches" by Derek Kannemeyer

Thomas Joel - Tuesday, August 01, 2017

Stone Bridge Cafe is a bi-weekly online series from Stone Bridge Press devoted to bringing readers short stories, poems, non-fiction pieces, photographs, and artwork from and/or about East Asia. For submission guidelines and info, follow the link at the bottom of this post.  Read More


All The Anime review of Donald Richie's "The Inland Sea"

Thomas Joel - Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Jasper Sharp of All The Anime recently wrote an eloquent and insightful review of Donald Richie's classic travel memoir The Inland Sea. Thanks Jasper!  Read More


Flash Fiction: Miyama-machi Memories

Thomas Joel - Monday, May 01, 2017

Flash Fiction is a new online series from Stone Bridge Press devoted to bringing readers short stories from and about Japan. This piece is from Ophelia Leong and relates a surreal and self-actualizing experience she had while traveling through Miyama-machi village in Japan.
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Flash Fiction: Ramen Shop, 9:35 p.m.

Thomas Joel - Friday, March 03, 2017

Flash Fiction Fridays is an online series from Stone Bridge Press devoted to bringing readers short stories from and about Japan and East Asia. This month's piece from Seattle writer Matthew Amster-Burton is based on an experience he had in a Tokyo ramen shop, a quotidian place where anonymous lives intersect amidst the hustle and bustle of life in the great Japanese metropolis. 
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Flash Fiction: Just Before the Sakura-jima Eruption

Thomas Joel - Friday, November 18, 2016

Fiction Fridays is a new online series from Stone Bridge Press devoted to bringing readers short stories from and about Japan. In this piece, Ian Rogers presents us with a rich vignette of one man's search to experience and understand the mysteries of Japan's natural world and the culture that sprung from it.  
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Flash Fiction: The Mountains of Minoh

Michael Palmer - Monday, September 26, 2016

Fiction Fridays is a new online series from Stone Bridge Press devoted to bringing readers short stories from and about Japan. This piece is from Ophelia Leong and tells a story of self-discovery and an American woman's unexpected spiritual connection with nature amidst the mountains of Japan.  Read More


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