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Elderly Life in the Hidden World of Karaoke Kissas and Classrooms – “Academic Talks” with Benny Tong

Benny Tong is a PhD candidate at the ANU studying the lives of elderly Japanese people in karaoke bars and how they seek fulfilment and purpose in the later stages of their lives. 836 more words

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Oxford Word of the Month: November - platypup

noun: a baby platypus.

THE STORY BEHIND THE WORD OF THE MONTH

There is some discussion on the Internet about the correct name for a baby platypus. 496 more words

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I’ve Never Seen Her Cry

All my poems cry into the wind. All my words … all my dreams … are like leaves in a storm. As I leave her behind, she starts to cry. 22 more words

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Bleeding Words

She didn’t realise it at first, The subtle changes in her life. Then they crept into her writings, Bleeding out through words. Only then did she look, Noticing nuances, As the fluttering page…

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Golden Wine Drinking Rules While Flying Economy

Just because you’re flying economy doesn’t mean your wine drinking has to be cattle class – if you follow these rules – you’re gonna be flying high! 22 more words

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Guest Author: Erika Kind

I feel absolutely thankful and honored that our wonderful Sue kindly asked me to write a guest-post for her blog. Her request came out of the blue for me and I am happy and excited! 12 more words

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