Sunday, March 7, 2010
Oh! Oh! Disaster at Katsuren
This world heritage site is the setting for my novel, Katsuren. On February 27, an earthquake of Magnitude 5 on the Japanese scale rattled Okinawa and sent many remnants of ancient fortifications tumbling down, including this section of wall at Katsuren Castle.
(photo copied from The Okinawa Times, Feb 27 online edition)