Falling Leaves in Yanbaru…

High in the Yanbaru Forest, the Sango Kaku leaves fall…

Yanbaru Sango Kaku
Sango Kaku leaves in the Yanbaru Forest, northern Okinawa Island – Japan

yes, the colorful maple leaves fall…

Chirimen Maple Scarf_2_saturate
onto the silk they fall…
Chirimen Maple Scarf_3_saturate
painting their colors on the chirimen walls…

on my scarf they do fall…

Chirimen Maple Scarf_1_saturate
fall, fall, fall…downunder

Scarf Festival

My Yanbaru scarf now lives downunder…sold at the National Wool Museum Geelong, Australia exhibition hall…a new home where my Sango Kaku leaves now fall…


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