Chapter 4: Of memories

Miyo was listening to Naruko's murmurings with only half of her attention, having heard the young girl recite her lines at least a dozen times already from various corners of the tea shop.  The other half of her attention was on the rapid movements of her own hands and the song she was humming to … Continue reading Chapter 4: Of memories

Chapter 3: Restless

On any other day, Miyo would have been intrigued.   She had discovered among the tea tins a red tea that she had never seen before.  Could Master Daichi have made it here on Crescent Island? There was no label, no marking on the tin. It  just a simple, dull, metal container.  Or maybe it … Continue reading Chapter 3: Restless