Chapter 45: On New Year’s Eve

Miyo hadn't planned on being open the last night of the year. In the days leading up to the new year, customers had been few. Even regular visitors like Makoto and Naruko became irregular as holiday happenings changed their routines.   So when Miyo had opened the doors to the shop on New Year's Eve, … Continue reading Chapter 45: On New Year’s Eve

Chapter 44: Season of greeting

(Included in all deliveries) p.s. While it has not yet been one year, I wanted to take a moment to personally say thank you for your support this past year. For you especially, it must have been hard to simultaneously say goodbye to a beloved friend and hello to a stranger. The courage you've shown … Continue reading Chapter 44: Season of greeting