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-72 Seasons Essay-

Great Heat

Approximately July 23 - August 7th

You might be surprised to know that the hot and humid days of summer in Japan are not only the season for dreaded mosquitos, but also of monsters and ghosts. When I was growing up, I was told that the reason we tell “kaidan” (which means strange stories) in the summer is because scary stories give us the chills and would cool us down…

Continue to read the 72 microseasons essay “Moist Earth and Humid Air”