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Valentine's Day in Japan

It’s not what you might expect!

In America at least, I never cared about Valentine’s day, because it’s just red hearts and gross candy and cheesy cards and I never participated (got anything). 703 more words


Valentine's Day

As this commercial excuse for Love approaches, of course I am still single. And it doesn’t bother me. I know that I will find the right man eventually.Maybe I’ve already found him and he just hasn’t had coffee with me yet? 12 more words


Revealing Empty Plates to a Full Table

Avoiding remnants of commercial insignia
By sanitizing rusted knuckles with alcohol.

Testing the mettle of humanitarian soul
As disinfectant and paper fibers seep
Into serrated skin- 70 more words

The Cat's Pyjamas - A Loungewear Special

I love being comfortable.

My idea of absolute bliss is coming home, slipping into a fresh pair of pyjamas (preferably something loose and in a jersey material) and lounging. 574 more words

Stuff I Dig

Watchlist: Consumerism

Each month we will share a movie top 5 for Global citizens. All featured movies are available on Netflix. Each month we will feature another topic. 849 more words


Proof of Purchase Required

when you love for true
there are not days

wrecked with feverish emotion
holding ideals created by others
with white knuckled fierceness

when you love for true… 73 more words


Friday’s Focus—Valentine's Day 365

Over the course of the past week, I kept hearing about “the holiday weekend.” What holiday weekend? I thought to myself every time. Presidents day? Well, yes on Monday….Superbowl’s over….Then I’d think of the date and remember, oh yeah. 518 more words