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The Geisha Way

The Geisha Way

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nobody By _nobodynoone Completed

"She paints her face to hide her face. Her eyes are deep water. It is not for Geisha to want. It is not for geisha to feel. Geisha is an artist of the floating world. She dances, she sings. She entertains you, whatever you want. The rest is shadows, the rest is secret."-Arthur Golden, Memoirs of a Geisha

Miomomo has always dreamed of being a ninja. Although her parents could not afford it, that didn't stop her from practicing everyday after working in the rice fields. One day she comes on home to find out she is being sold to an Okiya so her father can pay for her mothers surgery. When out running errands for her Okasan, she meets a teenager named Kakashi who agrees to
 teach Miomomo everything he knows. She starts to fall for him, and decides to work hard at being a Geisha too in hopes of catching his eye. She starts to blossom in the Geisha world, causing her to become popular. When she is asked to partake in a party for the Kazekage, Gaara, he becomes smitten with her. Will she stay with her sensei or find herself in the arms of the Kazekage?

1st place in the Naruto Wattys 2015.

-SasuMin -SasuMin Feb 03, 2016
I just finished Memoirs of a Geisha please tell me this is similar.
Cynn360 Cynn360 Jul 07, 2015
Well this book is nice but the thingy with her eyes does that mean they are blue or something?
miyako_mizuki96 miyako_mizuki96 Jun 06, 2015
Ooooooh!! Can she earth bend!? *excitedly bouncing in spot* xD
_nobodynoone _nobodynoone May 10, 2015
@Psycho-little-Me yeah I haven't read the book though I want to but hey I'll get to one day
Psycho-little-Me Psycho-little-Me May 09, 2015
Cant wait to read! I love the book memoirs of a geisha, have you seen the movie? Not as good as the book but still good.
Harmiona Harmiona Feb 27, 2015
@KiwiLikeTheFruit I know exactly how you feel. besides, aspiring authors hits sick together, right?