Bhante, I Killed the Bodhi Tree

Tu Viên An Lac is a Vietnamese Buddhist Temple on the East side of Ventura California. It was established around 2002 on the site of a ninety-year-old Baptist church. 1,194 more words


Paris Cinq 2

by Kristin Barnett & Pete Koufos

But I don’t want to sleep. I want to enjoy every moment of each perfect day and night. You effortlessly make every plan and outing special. 1,773 more words

The Terranauts by T. C. Boyle

I love T.C. Boyle because he takes really interesting true life events and people, and he always spins them into a fascinating story.  I learn a ton from his books because he makes real events so memorable.  558 more words

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Four Realms of the Earth

  1. The realm of land is called lithosphere, the realm of water is called hydrosphere and the realm of air is called atmosphere.
  2. The narrow zone where land, water and air meet is called…
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Album: Biosphere - Departed Glories

Via Bandcamp: It’s easy to forget that Norway shares a short stretch of frontier with Russia, right at the northernmost tip of the country. That region is where Geir Jenssen, the Norwegian electronic producer behind… 163 more words