Japonica Book Review

The Widow, The Priest, and The Octopus Hunter

Amy Chavez profiles residents of Shiraishi Island in Japan’s Seto Inland Sea

Shiraishi Island, yōkoso. Take a ferry from Kasaoka in Okayama Prefecture across the Seto Inland Sea and arrive at Shiraishi Island, the home of 430 mostly elderly residents.



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DC Palter

Entrepreneur, angel investor, startup mentor, sake snob. Author of the Silicon Valley mystery To Kill a Unicorn: https://amzn.to/3sD2SGH