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Changing the conversation..,

You have cancer, in others words you’re dead!

That’s the thought behind this deadly disease, the meaning behind those dreaded words. Why? Why because our society lives everyday trying to catch up to the western world, but can hardly ignore the ingrained traditional perceptions of ‘saving face’, of what is considered taboo and what is not. 362 more words

Cancer

Past week in pictures.

After getting a phone with a good camera,  i lost the habit of taking my camera around, taking pictures, editing them and then blogging with pictures. 118 more words

Food

LATE NIGHT RANTINGS

I am feeling sad tonight having read someone ended a beloved pet’s suffering.  I have also learned today that an old friend has passed away.  His suffering has also ended.   449 more words

Cultural Face: Providing Grace or Cultivating Shame?

By Dorcas Cheng-Tozun

When I started managing Chinese National employees while living in the industrial city of Shenzhen, China, the biggest challenge to my cross-cultural relationships was not language, as I expected it to be. 934 more words

Reflections

A Hundred Summers

In A Hundred Summers, Beatriz Williams tells the tale about two friends who spent their childhood summering off the coast of Rhode Island, whose lives took a turn seven years ago. 185 more words

Contemporary

WHAT IS FACE FOR CULTURE?

      The real interpretation of What face is is a worldwide paradigm and even an important element of our identification. This can be referred to the image of ourselves publicly. 228 more words

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