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©Palace Help, Rajasthan India

Magnificent Palaces and Architecture. The surrounds are an abundance of colour and history. Rajasthan is the land of the Rajahs though not as prominent now a days, however there as a reminder of the feudal system during their time. 8 more words


Democracy Day?

So yesterday was BBC Democracy Day. Maybe it was a wistful longing for what might have been. Democracy? The rule/power of the people in a day when the richest 1% own 99% of the world’s wealth? 477 more words

Philosophy, Politics And Economics

Diminished Syria

The playing in Syria of a bloody chess match — or poker with three jokers wild — has produced a humanitarian catastrophe now coldly reflected in big numbers: more than 200,000 dead; more than 9 million internally displaced and refugee. 747 more words

Conflict - Culture - Language - Psychology

Book Review: The Iris Fan by Laura Joh Rowland


Title: The Iris Fan
Series: Sano Ichiro Mystery Series (Book 18)
Author: Laura Joh Rowland
Publisher: Minotaur Books
Publication Date: December 9, 2014
Genre: Historical Mystery… 1,172 more words

Full Reviews


62K words into The New Thing, which will have a finished length somewhere in the 250K-300K range.

Are you reading carefully?

The Bear’s private audience chamber had carved double doors.

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Warrior Monk

In a distant Eastern land a peasant sought to raise his rank by becoming a soldier. Besides, he enjoyed the fight. His superiors soon saw his potential and promoted him. 963 more words

Fiction - Tales Of Unwise Paths