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TRANSfiguration: Kickstarter Project

First, I’d like to take a moment to thank everyone who comes onto this little blog and takes a gander at my strange internal world. And a special thank you for everyone who like what I write enough to follow me as well. 280 more words


Time for Theory: Media Representations of Places

How the media (print, news, social) influence our perceptions of places and brands, the image and reputation of cities, countries, regions, and destinations is something I have been chewing over quite a bit during my doctoral studies on… 123 more words

Place Image + Reputation

What We Don't See

Recently on my facebook I saw this image being shared among some of my friends, and some of my friend’s friends.

Personally, this image is neither shocking, nor offensive. 1,030 more words


"Dreams do come true," Even For Little Black Girls

Have faith in your dreams and someday your rainbow will come smiling through. No matter how your heart is grieving,  if you keep on believing the dream that you wish will come true.

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Taí Talks

Combating Media Distortions on Syria

Article originally published by Shout Out UK.

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Media coverage largely shapes our view of the world. Although the degree to which mainstream media affects its viewers is widely contested, according to the… 795 more words

Middle East

City of Heavenly Fire

City of Heavenly Fire (Cassandra Clare)

City of Bones, the first installment of Clare’s The Mortal Instruments series (a whopping six books, nine if you include the prequel trilogy,  2,380 more words


Ficced Out in Our Sunday Best

A Long Winter by dropdeaddream and WhatAreFears

“B-A-R-N-E-S. Steve had spelled it out a million times, to his employers, in the hospital; yes ma’am, he’d gasp between coughs, that’s my next of kin. 217 more words