The Fox and the Ki-rin

“Obaasan! Please tell us the story of Shinjo and Lady Kitsune again.”

The door barely slides open before Inari is upon her. She is almost as tall as her grandmother now, even at seven winters. The old woman laughs and smiles, allowing herself to be guided into the room by a granddaughter much more sprightly than the one who looms behind her. Continue reading The Fox and the Ki-rin