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‘Slum’ and stench

Just a word ‘slum’, and the whole of Shillong has been taken to ransom. Words or sentences sometimes can be more damaging than atom bombs. This word was uttered by state urban affairs minister Ampareen Lyngdoh while listing out 23 slum areas in the so-called Scotland of East. 346 more words


March 13, 1914 Friday

Cool and frosty this morning.  I was buisy all the fore noon trying to get ready to go up to Will {illegible} to see him about some trees.  69 more words

Suited & Booted In Celine

Ever since the unexpected and very well needed grunge revival at Saint Laurent Fall 2013 show I’ve been hopelessly head over heels for anything reminiscent of the era of nirvana. 37 more words


Leafy Tree Marten

A rarely seen relative of the Pine Marten, the Leafy Tree Marten never ventures from the tall tree it was born on. It sticks its long tail out above the tree line to gain energy by photosynthesis, and uses its stubby antlers to hollow out clumps of bark for shelter. 36 more words


Down Under

With the great blanket of snow, it would seem that those creatures that can stay above without much effort are poised to do best, but some others do well because of their ability to live in the subnivean environment.. 61 more words


Great weight

Great weight

The lakes carry a great weight:
a soft snow pack welcoming to my
outfitted knees

Buried ice hills, white over white
and a sky of unobstructed crystalline… 55 more words