A short story set in my old hometown of Shimabara, about friendship, loneliness, and speed eating. Often when I write about the countryside, I am drawn to the scenery of Shimabara, and this story gave me a chance to indulge in those memories a little.
Original artwork by Dao Thu Thao
I'm a Tokyo based writer who does food, coffee, and short fiction. In love with the ever constant ebb and flow of Tokyo life.