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Last Second Trip - From Bruges to Knokke-Heist To See Two Young Guns

Are you spending a long weekend break in fantastic Bruxelles? Have you planned to visit amazing Bruges too? Do you know that not so far from Bruges (about 20 km) there are two of the most intersting young players of pro circuit engaged in the semifinals of The Rising Stars Tennis Tour 2016 Knokke? 447 more words

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Spirited Away's Minecraft Reconstruction Is Still Magical

(Source: kotaku.com)

Today is the 15th birthday of acclaimed Studio Ghibli film Spirited Away. As a token of gratitude to the Japanese movie that opened up so many virgin minds to the… 228 more words

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It is fateful and ironic how the lie we need in order to live dooms us to a life that is never really ours

I disagree.

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Remembering S&V at Wimbledon

So yesterday, after looking at the draw for this year’s edition of Wimbledon, I discovered much to my chagrin, that I had nothing to write about.   1,196 more words

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Not Quite as Planned

The fact that Catharina Christina Becker died on June 24th in 1849 attracted my attention to the Becker family.  This girl died of cholera in St. 560 more words

Close the F*cking Door

The trigger: the flood of memes bombarding my screen for the past 2 days reading “Hold the Door” is beyond absurd.

I remember how a few years ago the TV series Lost had me idiotized in front of the TV for hours (I started watching it when season 3 or 4 was airing, so I bought the first seasons and marathoned through them). 987 more words

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True Believers

The following I’ve already posted here but I’m posting it again because I have just completed a fictional account of a few days in the lives of oblate priests in what is now Manitoba and Saskatchewan in 1851. 834 more words

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