Friday, December 11, 2015

Akiyuki Nosaka, author of Grave of the Fireflies has passed away.

One of the most powerful, beautiful, (and saddest) Studio Ghibli animations was their adaptation of the anti war semi-autobiographical novel: Grave of the Fireflies.  It is a story that will haunt you forever.  But the author did live to a ripe old age and shared his story with all of us which is something to celebrate: