It was for a corporate brochure issued quarterly by Mizuho Information & Research Institute. They asked Naoko Higashi, who is a well know tanka poet, to pick a town around Tokyo to come up with a tanka poem about the town with a short essay. I contributed a spot illustration to the page.
Uguisudani / Tofu shop
Minaminagasaki / Tezuka Osamu / Tokiwa-so
Morishita / Matsuo Basho / Kiyosumi Teien park
Tabata / Akutagawa Ryunosuke
Narihirabashi / Tokyo Sky Tree