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Basmati Rice art of the Maldivian cave dwellers (yeah, sure)



I lied!

This post has nothing to  do with basmati rice or the Maldive Islands.


Or cave dwellers.

Let me explain.  For  those of you who do not belong to  word press, the site has a special section of honor for outstanding posts.   263 more words

About Otafuse Magical Aki

I felt in love with Manga again in March this year, 6 months after doctor pronounced my illness that would eventually take my life. I wanna do things that I didn’t do due to poverty when I was a kid in the 80s. 355 more words

Kota Kinabalu

DIY Haircut

July 29, 2015 Wednesday

I am starting to write a little early tonight at 1902hrs because I am basically free now. I had my doctor’s appointment today. 339 more words


White water rafting

Aka the best medicine to recover from bad mood

I was told not to miss out white water rafting while being in Sabah, as it’s one of the highlands here. 1,328 more words


KK: Sabah State Museum

I know I have mentioned this before, but KK has really nailed the tourist vibe. Which can make for a really nice SE Asia holiday – if you are going for the cheap, not quite too-resorty vacation. 463 more words


Summer Research Update: Elena Becker, the Midway Point, and a Sea of Contradictions

Hi all,

I asked our department’s five student summer research award recipients to provide us with a brief update about how their projects are going. Here’s what Elena Becker had to report about… 580 more words


North Borneo Railway

Sometimes, when I am researching/prepping for a holiday, I come across little gems that make me so excited… I worry about if they will live up to my expectation. 838 more words