Archive for May, 2005

From a letter to my sister (10 April, 2005) All the cherry trees are in bloom here which means that it’s ohanami season, or cherry-blossom viewing season. I took the train into Osaka city on Saturday to go to Osaka-jo (Osaka castle), which is one of the most popular places for cherry blossom viewing. It […]


As many of you know, my grandfather, Robert Creeley, passed away on March 30th. I will miss him greatly — he was an amazing person, a great poet, and a wonderful grandfather too. I last saw him in Boulder and we watched the first of the presidential debates together with my grandmother, Bobbie Louise Hawkins, […]


in Osaka

12May05

It’s raining in Osaka right now, but from my office window I can still hear the students practicing, the saxophone echoing off of the buildings at Osaka University.