Duncan White - Writer in Tokyo

Duncan White

I'm a writer in Tokyo, Japan

I speak English, Japanese, and French

My activity

About me

In joining the Canvas community at the invitation of Nick West and his wife, I am grateful and humble. Much like the genesis of Canvas, I started by hunting for compatible creatives with active minds and original thoughts. Aim now to 'find good people and match them together' for their benefit, not mine. Thanks to Mark and his team for making this possible. Prefer to keep separate this community from other presence online, and focus offline, live. No interest in Facebook.

My Creations

  1. Ask a Magician

    12 July 2019

    This page is from a creative writing text I cobbled together 2010 - 2015, always hunting for the elusive different pathways of thought between cultures. Amazingly, basic opinions of truth and falsehood did not appear to be common sense. Even more astounding, it was local Asian teenagers who had feet... continue reading (0, 1 image)

  2. Tall Tales

    12 July 2019

    How does one person spark another to engage his imagination? One playful way is to lie, to deceive, to engulf in a corrupt love. Bad? Not so bad if all are aware the fun is just fun for its own sake and not meant to harm. The more I considered... continue reading (0, 1 image)

  3. The Editor's Desk

    12 July 2019

    Somewhere between Greece and Germany of my youth, headlines started seeming biased. It was the Cold War still, and roaming further, news appeared more and more contrived. All before the big Web, long ago. Now, in Asia, the interweaving of promotion and news is so routine it's normal. Asking a... continue reading (0, 1 image)