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Departures~by Paul Lenzi


“Moving On” by Lesley Oldaker

in the mutual leaving
no words need explain
past is past
time belonging to then
left behind by the strides… 90 more words


Severe Congestion at the Port of Ningbo

It has been reported that the Port of Ningbo is currently experiencing severe congestion which has impacted vessel arrivals and departures at the port.

Over the weekend COSCO had to postpone, for up to 72 hours, and then subsequently cancel the scheduled berthing of vessel CSCL AFRICA 028N, which had an original ETD of February 12th ex Ningbo. 67 more words


The Path I Take

“The greatest thing I ever dream was probably not what I really want at all!” – Daigo Kobayashi, Okurubito (non verbatim)

Ever been in a situation wherein you have to choose between life and death? 642 more words

Bittersweet Symphony

Departures “Okuribito”

2008 – Drama/ Music film

Yojiro Takita


Departures or “Okuribito” is a Japanese film that emphasizes the importance of the spirits of a dead that to be send off. 178 more words

Film Review

There Was No Misprint (Japan and its Traditions)

Seems like I lost the ability to cry. I really wanted to. This movie was moving and it filled me with emotions that I rarely feel: sadness but with longing. 250 more words


Journey with the Departed

Departures is an award winning film by Yojiro Takita released in the year 2008. It a Japanese movie surrounding the life of a goofy man named Daigo Kobayashi played by Masahiro Motoki. 248 more words

Phoenix Calling Part Ways With Vocalist, Steve Chapman

Although they’ve released their full-length record, ‘Our Lost Hearts’ not that long ago, and still promoting it on the road, Phoenix Calling have announced they’ve parted ways with their vocalist, Steve Chapman. 303 more words