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Evoking childhood memories of television: conversation is key.

Essentially, people are happy to talk about themselves, once they realize that’s what you’re asking of them.

I had a shaky start to interviewing my mother this week. 751 more words

UOW

Islands of Identity

Who am I?

Why do I do the things that I do?

No man is an island.  John Donne the English poet stated that.  And Ernest Hemingway quoted it… and wove it into his stories as a major theme… and proceeded to try to disprove it.  258 more words

Humor

Perhentian Island

Honor and privilege

(Check out the slide show at the end)

As the world continues to destroy itself, I had the honor and privilege to see a living coral reef. 561 more words

Malaysia

It’s ‘Okay to Like’ Guilty Pleasures

“It’s okay to like your favorite shows again, even if they have no cultural value or societal significance,” a person informed my friend.  “As long as the preference for the show is characterized as a guilty pleasure.”

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Reviews

Slapstick and the Novel

CRAFT

Note: Today’s post is a bit longer than usual due to the inclusion of a short book excerpt, but—hang tough—it’s worth it.

Slapstick or physical comedy falls into the… 1,249 more words

Comedy

The Third Most Interesting Man in the World

Over the holiday weekend, we did a lot of sitting around. We did other stuff, too. However, lounging was the primary activity. During this time of leisure, I found myself wandering down the Internet rabbit hole to occupy my mind and found an interesting bit of information. 279 more words

Movies

Time Capsule Episode 9 Pt. 1 - Brady Bunch/Gilligan's Island

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This week,  Emily has a very special guest… her MOM! Venture out of your hut, cover your nose, and join these two in reminiscing about the lazy hazy crazy days of 60s TV.

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