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Frosty the Rude Man.

Callaghan was outraged when he read our friend Nick’s FB post the other night. I could tell that something was wrong, because I could see him fuming as he stared at his phone. 432 more words

Pop Culture

Cultural Differences VII - Baking

With our kitchen having been installed for a week it was time for Christmas baking. Past time really; in Canada I would be on to my second batch by this point. 660 more words

Travel

Day 13: Lucia and cultural differences

Happy Lucia to all of you today! Today I make an exception to my overall ecological theme and will instead talk about Lucia and my approach to people. 347 more words

Advent Calendar

A Passage to India

I studied this book by E.M. Forster for A Level.  Exams, especially in literature, are designed to drain all interest from what might otherwise have been a good novel. 278 more words

Book

A Gift from A Writer

“You can tell whether a man is clever by his answers. You can tell whether a man is wise by his questions.”  -Naguib Mahfouz, writer, Nobel laureate (11 Dec 1911-2006) … 735 more words

Women And Writing

Living in USA: What I'm Still Not Used To..

Now that I am living in the USA and experiencing the American way of life on a daily basis, there are still a few things that stick out to me and I perceive as foreign, but I guess it’s just part of the cultural adaptation I’m currently on. 948 more words

Expat Life