plant2 Documenting the west coast Nikkei experience [and beyond] from the viewpoint of a hapa Nikkei graphic designer, editor, photographer, taiko player & teacher.


July Bulletin Online

The July issue of The Bulletin in the mail, on the streets, and online. In part four of the history of The Bulletin we finally reach the Redress settlement in the October 1988 issue. It has been a fascinating and grueling process, poring over the stacks of past issues and pulling out the [...]

New Bulletin Website Gets Extreme Makeover


I’m not sure why I’m accused of having a short attention span . . . The Bulletin website is only a month old and I have already completely redone it with a brand new interface. I figure now is easier than later. Inspired by my success using WordPress to build and design this blog (time from first getting the idea in the shower one morning and having the site up and running: less than two days). Continue reading New Bulletin Website Gets Extreme Makeover