Shalom from Tokyo!

The Wabayashi FamilyWelcome to a new website dedicated to my writing activities, published articles and works in progress–including The Wagamama Bride. Pardon our appearance while we work on getting this site up and running. I look forward to connecting with you real soon!

Who is the Wagamama Bride?  Or how does a nice Jewish girl from Great Neck end up marrying a Japanese Taoist.




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Liane Grunberg Wakabayashi is a Tokyo-based artist and writer of a memoir in progress, The Wagamama Bride, based on her nearly 30 years of life in Japan, 25 of which she has been married to Taoist therapist Akihiko Wakabayashi, her inspiration, and her guide back to rediscovering her own Jewish roots owing to the presence of Chabad House of Japan.