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Wanting More

Exquisite joy has come my way from two directions in the last 24 hours, and both of these treasures came from the printed word–from magazines to be exact. 639 more words

Danny on Gabo, surfers, Saying goodbye

Hey guys, here is Danny with a man who needs no introduction (but I kinda do, so hi guys!)

Gabriel García Márquez is a literary giant that manages to encompass the minds of the readers who are guided into a voyage of love, passion, and fantasy while staying rooted in a realistic Colombian setting. 610 more words


Independent People by Halldor Laxness

The Icelandic Setting of this Novel – The Croft of the Simple Peasant…..

I do not want to be very lengthy about this review. Let me try to present my view with an imagery. 206 more words


Dinosaurs almost never fail to captivate people. Their shear size, the mystery surrounding these extinct reptiles, and the efforts of the media to see that there are enough programs to keep dinosaurs in the public eye, are enough to make dinosaurs part of mainstream science.

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Answering Sceptics

Portrait of a City-soul

Was this the secret of Istanbul – that beneath its grand history, its living poverty, its outward looking monuments and its sublime landscapes, its poor hid the city’s soul inside a fragile web? 885 more words

Book Review

Nobel Peace Center

Most of the Nobel Prizes are handed out in Stockholm, Sweden, but the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded by the Norwegian Nobel Committee in Oslo. … 78 more words



TECMUN stands for Tecnológico de Monterrey Model United Nations. This was my third time in this model BUT the first time in the SENIOR version. 159 more words