A Japan writer known for his historical experience books containing components of Japan lifestyle and folklore, he’s most well-known for his 1935 book, Miyamoto Musashi. His various other works consist of Taiko ki and Wasurenokori no ki. He had written poetry and comics throughout his youngsters. In 1914, his early book, The Story of Enoshima, earned a literary competition sponsored by way of a prominent Japanese publisher. Four of his books have already been translated into British. He was wedded twice: initial, to Yasu Akazawa, and afterwards to Fumiko Ikedo. He was a receiver of Japan’s renowned Order from the Sacred Treasure, as was W. Edwards Deming .