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Human…be Humane

Human being is considered as the most beautiful and the most advanced creation of Nature. At times, I think what is it that makes human so advanced? 785 more words

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Roads

As I drove over the roads that led me to the workshop the next day, my tires were hugging the curve of the road underneath an openness of sea, sky, and landscape that was a broken-open somewhere between the beautifully poignant that fills us up, and the achingly small that leaves us feeling like we are entirely only this very moment. 465 more words

Spirit

Street Beggar - A Life of Fancy !

Does anyone aspire to become a street beggar? Another crazy question. No normal person would expect this. You have your own dreams of leading a luxurious, prestigious life – becoming a leader, teacher, professor, business tycoon, model, actor…But to want to become a street beggar…? 279 more words

Tread Wisely

Writers must be careful when approaching their unedited manuscript.

They must be smart. They must be considerate of trivialities, open to differing views, confident in purpose but soft as to means. 132 more words

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No airs.

Civilized people must, I believe, satisfy the following criteria:

1) They respect human beings as individuals and are therefore always tolerant, gentle, courteous and amenable … They do not create scenes over a hammer or a mislaid eraser; they do not make you feel they are conferring a great benefit on you when they live with you, and they don’t make a scandal when they leave.

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Growing Into Me

On poverty

I became inspired to write about my perception of poverty from a colleague at UBC doing her directed studies in Ghana.

All I’m taking photos of every day is the children here. 1,138 more words

Ethiopia

Moving forward?

What were considered bad habits before are becoming hobbies now. Definition of being civilized gets confusing at times.