Tag Archives: Role Play

Preludes: My Danna

a 100 word story by Yordie Sands copyright © 2013 When I became maiko I lived the life of an aspiring geisha. I performed for and served the many businessmen and samurai who visited our okiya. One day I entertained … Continue reading

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Preludes: Our Okiya

a 100 word story by Yordie Sands copyright © 2013 The hanamachi was the oldest of all the flower towns and our okiya was the largest. We had five geisha and many apprentices. The teahouse was open each day and we performed … Continue reading

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Preludes: My Onesans

a 100 word story by Yordie Sands copyright © 2013 I studied diligently as apprentice geisha despite my onesan’s absences. My big sister couldn’t get along with other geisha sisters. I was saddened when my onesan left one day. And I … Continue reading

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Taking A Look At Victorian Era

In my other blog I wanted to illustrate my story with a photo of lead character Annabella. Seeing as the story is set in the Victorian Era, I scrambled around looking for inexpensive Victorian dresses. I found several in the … Continue reading

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DJ Tabasco Sauce @ Junkyard Blues

Saturday night Dina Petty asked me to host on Sunday. DJ JC was off and she arranged for DJ Tabasco Sauce to spin from noon till 3:00pm. Well, hey! I’ve still got some hosting blood in my veins. And I’m … Continue reading

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Dragons in the Rice Fields

Today was the 2nd performance of the Yume No Ukihashi Okiya, celebrating Japanese New Year. The show was billed as “When Dragons Ruled the Skies”, performed in the rice fields of Japan Chubu, under the presence of the great Matsumoto … Continue reading

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First Story Self-Published

I don’t want to overplay this, but I’ve published my first ebook, The Samurai & the Geisha. It was written as a role play story, after each episode evolved in Second Life. So, with that caveat, plus the fact that … Continue reading

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