David 'Mas' Masumoto

David 'Mas' Masumoto

David 'Mas' Masumoto

David Mas Masumoto: Identifying the enemy by the faces they wear

People claim to know the face of the enemy. Some wrongly believe we are under attack by Islamic State terrorists everywhere. They have infiltrated all of our communities. They might be our neighbors. The proper course of action, they contend, is to flush them out and identify them by the faces they wear.

David 'Mas' Masumoto

David Mas Masumoto: Medal of humility

What struck me most was a humility that filled the room and especially during the following reception

The achievements by these artists and writers were not accompanied by egos

Did the honorees look back at their careers and the pain, struggle and suffering, yet with the joy and delight of creating art?

David 'Mas' Masumoto

David Mas Masumoto: Farm dogs

Farm dogs share common trait: loyalty

They aren’t fenced, so all the dogs hunt, but mostly they love the chase

Stoic farmers hold emotions in check yet talk to dogs with affection; family members envy the attention