Kim and Charlie – 2016

Age 13, Swimming Her Horse Across the Minam River in Oregon’s Eagle Cap Wilderness of the Wallowa Mountains (photographer J. Vanderbilt)

Kim Sleeps – After the Birth of Nikolas – February 1991

Forever Kim, circa 1982

Kim Dances as the Heron Flies (June 2023)

The Elbow Incident (November 2022)

Thursday, November 17


Monday, November 21


Found portraits by photographers unknown:

(scanned from faded 2″ x 3″ original print)

Kim’s grandmother, Helena, at about 15 years of age.  Photo circa 1913-1914.    Car *might* be a  Buick owned by Helena’s civil-engineer father, Frank.

Discovered in November 2023 by NIL (niece-in-law) Chika in one of her family albums showing Kim in 1978 during a visit with family members. Photographer? Might be Chika’s mother, Tsuneko.