Cherry Blossom-O-Rama


The “Meguro River” in Nakameguro turns into the Church Of St. Cherry.

It’s crowded. It’s crazy. But I’ve got to admit, cherry blossom season here does not disappoint.


The red lacquer bridge in Koraku-en garden.

Full bloom at Koraku-en garden

Seriously full bloom at Koraku-en garden


More cherry goodness in Nakameguro.

Her Majesty Of Fluffy Pinkness up close.

Her Majesty Of Fluffy Pinkness up close.

After scouring Tokyo for the best of the pinkness, Jonelle Patrick writes novels set in Tokyo

For nine years, Tokyo Detective Kenji Nakamura thought his mother’s death was an accident. Then he gets a call, and his life begins to unravel. Because if it wasn’t an accident…what was it? Read more