This page contains information about the Japanese novel “House Ephemera” (蜉蝣の家) written by Hatasu Shikishima (識島果).
You can see the original work’s page here, which contains the synopsis and links to all original chapters.
I first met him–a man exuding a certain silence–on the station platform at dusk.
I was Joe Sasayama, a medical student. But I was also Levin Andrews of Roadford. Before my two selves stood a mysterious man in a Chesterfield coat, his beautiful amber-colored eyes filled with sadness.
Thus begins a serene, surreal tale of intertwining past and present.