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What is Culture Shock?

At some time in their first year or two of service, nearly every missionary comes to the bottom of themselves, and it’s usually not a pretty place. 577 more words


A History of "Unacceptable" Covers

By: Omar Williams

When you are releasing your art into the mass market, you are going to be met with some praise and some detractors. However, sometimes your art may not be perceived as well as projected and may gain more detractors than praises. 741 more words

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Top 5

I thought today, I would share with you this months top 5 posts.

You really like The Bikini story, it seems to be the post that I get the most clicks on, and the most e-mails about, who woulda thunk it. 44 more words


Long Talkers, Tiny Rooms, and Tiffany Joy

This post is part of a series about a road trip to New Orleans that starts here.

After what seemed like hours, Lynn and I stumbled out of the van Gogh exhibit.  676 more words


Everybody Wants Some!!

Fueron dos semanas después de su estreno oficial, pero en cuanto pude, fui a ver Everybody Wants Some!!, (!?). En estos tiempos en que adultos con carro, familia e hipoteca acuden al cine con urgencia adolescente ataviados de parafernalia de cualquiera de las últimas sagas (la de los anillos, la de las galaxias, la del hambre, la de superhéroes con dudas existenciales), he de hacerme fanático de alguien, aunque solo sea por mimetismo. 483 more words

How my experience in Indonesia changed my life

A small, young, indonesian child runs around the streets of Lombok.With a big smile on his face he waves to his mother. His Mom sits outside to cook their dinner. 337 more words


Connect to the Culture, Not the Phone

By Marc Pereira, ISA Student Services Advisor

Studying abroad is an exciting time for everyone involved. Students get to explore a new culture, enroll in fun courses, and experience wonderful adventures that many people only dream about. 1,504 more words

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