Ten Nights' Dreams Cover

Ten Nights of Dreams (ゆめじゅう) by Natsume Sōseki (夏目なつめ漱石そうせき)     1908

A series of ten dreams set in various times and touching on various themes.

1st Night - 100 years' vigil; 2nd night - the priest and the samurai; 3rd night - child of stone; 4th night - the old man with the snake; 5th Night - racing against the dawn; 6th night - rendering Niō; 7th night - voyage to somewhere; 8th night - the barber shop; 9th night - a mother's story; 10th night - the demise of Shōtarō

← click on cover for text and audio page


Bunchō Cover

Bunchō (文鳥ぶんちょう) by Natsume Sōseki (夏目なつめ漱石そうせき)      1908

A solitary writer, prone to musing on a beautiful woman he once knew, toils away in his cold study to complete a novel. At the urging of a friend, he takes a bunchō (Japanese rice sparrow) as a pet. The story traces his relationship with the bird, from initial apprehension, to fascination, to indifference, and finally, to neglect.

← click on cover for text and audio page


Tower of London Cover

The Tower of London (倫敦ロンドンとう) by Natsume Sōseki (夏目なつめ漱石そうせき)     1905

← {coming in 2017}


Maboroshi Cover

Maboroshi no Tate (幻影まぼろしたて) by Natsume Sōseki (夏目 なつめ漱石そうせき)     1905

← {future}