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There and Back

One irony of all that imparted newness
I thought I had gained from is its ancient origination,
The rote of a classroom relict and his one insistence – 113 more words


The Power of Empathy

I read about Irène Frachon the other day. She’s a French doctor who back in 2007 noticed a strange pattern of illness which seemed familiar to her. 584 more words


Stocking stuffers (haibun)

When the children were very young, I shopped and tried to get everything on their list they had made to Santa. It took me most of the year to pay off my credit card too. 188 more words

mistletoe (haibun)

(c) Carpe Diem Christmas Mistletoe
Mistletoe reminds me of hiding, blushing and avoiding when I was young. I never was much of a party girl as a teen or even young adult. 212 more words

Angkat tongsis kalian ke atas!

Jika datang kesebuah acara, baik itu acara musik, tari, pameran, atau pun lomba menggambar, apa yang akan kamu lakukan untuk mengapresiasi acara tersebut? Nonton aja? Ambil gadget terus rekam? 324 more words


words are our weapons

I was thinking about the functions of narrative and all of these things, and what purpose does it have? There are many different theories, I won’t go the laundry list here, but all I’ll say is that these feel lacking to me. 328 more words