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Why My Grandmother Stops to Smell the Weeds

An introduction to traditional Chinese herbal medicine

Illustrations: Kaki Okumura

The sky was a clear bright blue, and the temperature was just warm enough for shorts and a T-shirt. A period of heavy rain a week before brought more temperate weather to Japan, so even in the sun it felt nice to be outside.



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Kaki Okumura

Born in Dallas, raised in New York and Tokyo. I care about helping others learn to live a better, healthier life. My site: www.kakikata.space 🌱