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For years, I have been poring through old books, cookbooks mostly, examining the strange advice and gory aesthetic of our last century. I am looking for something, but I am not entirely sure what. 231 more words

Accidental Poetry

Charm School 2015 is... delayed... :(

Hello everyone,

You know what is not charming?

Yeah, so, if you haven’t heard, MIT is closed tomorrow… Let’s be honest, MASSACHUSETTS IS CANCELLED TOMORROW!!! 298 more words

Around MIT

Day 14: You are quite wonderful the way you see room for improvement wherever you look

Wednesday, 14 January 2015

When someone offers you the gift of food…


  1. Be gracious. Smile and say ‘thank you’, even if it looks disgusting. Their intentions are good and they didn’t have to offer it to you.
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365 Day Photos

My Morning Feminism: Charm School

Is charm amoral? Is a charming man or woman manipulative? Is that what makes Cary Grant and George Clooney so compelling? The fact that they’re great salespeople? 949 more words


Eric goes to Charm school


Each program takes 7 to 9 students. Here were my “classmates” (aged 26-60):

  1. Former university athlete, Saskatchewan
  2. Weight loss physician, California
  3. Gastroenterologist, California
  4. Patent officer, DC…
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The Alexander Technique Goes To Charm School

Can charm be taught?

Hmmm. Difficult one.  Most of us would struggle even to define what it is, although we know it when we meet it.   497 more words

Everyday Life

All Aboard The Pintita

Earlier this week the Baltimore concierges and I had the opportunity to join Captain Phil and his crew aboard The Pintita for a lovely evening on the water. 334 more words

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