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Cultural Vegetarianism

My sister introduced to me to a VERY interesting concept yesterday: ‘cultural vegetarianism.’

Basically, just as vegetarianism is the practice of not eating meat or fish, especially for moral, religious, or health reasons,  277 more words



Finally, the time has come… From now on, I am going to write about my experiences in Brazil, and about cultural differences that I have been encountering. 756 more words


Week 25: 2018.2.25-2018.3.3

Sunday was my last full day in STL. I spent the day washing clothes, packing, and doing some last minute errands. (I got some great window clings for St. 1,249 more words


Everyone on TV in Asia is Asian and it Blows Me Away

When I visited the Philippines I expected to see a lot of Filipinos. Hey, it’s their land. They deserve to populate and prosper on it. 645 more words


Do We Take Anime Culture in America Seriously?

Do you actually take Anime Culture seriously? Anime Culture as in watching anime, reading manga, studying Japanese language, going to cons, buying figures, etc. Do you see it as something cool and foreign or as actual stories told by Japanese people using the medium of animation? 614 more words


Veiled - Cyana Gaffney

Veiled is the story of a young woman’s trip to Saudi Arabia, which goes to hell in a hand basket from the moment she lands. Hailey is arrested by the religious police when she lands in Riyadh and is taken on a journey of horror and fear from that moment on. 184 more words

Book Reviews

The Mythical Land of Oz

I was born in The Land Down Under.  While it wasn’t exactly an accident of birth (heck, I was even conceived in Oz) my birthplace is not one of my more salient facts.  744 more words