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He likes to sleep (nap, meditate) sitting upright, with his back against something solid, and his sakabatō held loosely within the circle of his folded arms, tucked into his sleeves.
He likes to listen to the quiet sounds of the night, the silence that is loud to his keenly honed senses – the gentle clink of the wind chime on the veranda, the shuffling of late passers-by beyond the dōjō gates, the soothing calm of Kaoru-dono and Yahiko's breathing.
He listens, too, for danger. He shouldn't have to, he knows – after all, the Bakumatsu era is over, and he is but a rurouni on (temporary, permanent?) respite from his journeying, although he catches himself thinking of the Kamiya Dojo as home – but peace is still tentative, after the long war, and there are many seeking to destroy it. There are many seeking to destroy him.
That, and he cannot forget Hitokiri Battousai, who i
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Noun; the bending of waves around obstacles in their path.

"Mostly it is loss which teaches us about the worth of things."
-Arthur Schopenhauer, Parerga and Paralipomena.-

The comfort of her familiar place did little to quell the numbness creeping through her limbs – numbness that did not stem from the cold. Yet, Korra was thankful for the sound of the waves roaring, crashing against the base of the icy cliffs, because anything was better than silence, like the deafening silence that had filled her whole being when her bending had been taken. She couldn't feel her elements, their vitality, their energy, the life that they had given her since the day she was born.
It scared her.
Korra sank to the ground, choking out a sob. The vast whiteness of her Southern homeland that she had so loved before was beginning to scare her, too, because she couldn't feel the water, its calmness and its quiet power. Naga whined softly, nuzzling he
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Stressed out, weighed down.

Journal Entry: Fri Feb 22, 2013, 4:42 PM
So many things to do, so little time to write and craft.

I miss art.

  • Listening to: Malukah, The Dragonborn Comes
  • Reading: Dance with Dragons
  • Watching: Elementary


樱花~Kinomoto Saori
Artist | Hobbyist | Artisan Crafts
I love to read, and more importantly, I love to write. So Lucy Heartphilia, who was the inspiration for this picture, is like a character after my own heart (though I wouldn't dress as extravagantly as her, lol) but I would love to have her summoning keys!

Current Residence: Somewhere in between different dimensions of reality and fantasy
Favourite genre of music: Anime soundtracks!!!!
Operating System: Wakeup, Work, Eat, Play, Write, Draw, Sleep
Skin of choice: My own, preferably.
Favourite cartoon character: Sasuke, Sakura, Neji, Tenten, Raven, Robin
Personal Quote: When the sky gets dark enough, you can see the stars



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NitroDragonTrigger Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:star: revampbirthday cake :star: revamp :D HAPPY BIRTHDAY :D :star: revamp birthday cake :star: revamp 
NitroDragonTrigger Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
aria-arissa Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
thanks so much for the wishes!!!  You've wished me every year - I really appreciate it! I'm sorry for the late reply as I have not been on dA for a long time ^^
NitroDragonTrigger Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
hehe ofc i have you were ones i meet on DA
and ive missed ya ^^
I Glad to see ya Back :D
endless-whispers Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2013
Always happy to see another pop-up artist from Malaysia :)
NitroDragonTrigger Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
aria-arissa Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Thank you so much!!!!! :D This is awesome!!!!!!
NitroDragonTrigger Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
hehe your totally welcome i hope
u had a sweet Bday :D
aertew Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Happy Birthday!
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