The incomparable Spike and Ed.
Happy Earth Day! Here’s some Toph-truth: in order to earth-bend, we need to respect and try to understand the earth first.
Sanjuro Tsubaki (Toshiro Mifune) putting up with nine young idiots. From Kurosawa’s brilliant ‘Sanjuro’ (1962).
Flying crows, lacquer painting (urushi-e) by Shibata Zenshin ca. 1880.
One hundred aspects of the moon, woodblock print by Yoshitoshi.
Calligraphy of 勇気 (yuki), meaning courage.
From the brilliant Akira Kurosawa classic ‘The Hidden Fortress’ (1958).
'Kumadori' (kabuki faces) by Hasegawa Konobu, ca. 1870.
Endings and Beginnings: the wonderful ‘Kyousogiga’.(Gifs from: Lady Koto)