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More Maniera Please

This past weekend I travelled 485 miles from London to Frankfurt to see an art exhibition. But how I first knew about it was purely chance.  614 more words

Art

24-05-2016.

The details of anything you love
Are always what is most thrilling,
Most poignant,
And most beautiful.

I love her as she rose from bed, 137 more words

Love

People Matter

From Paris to Winnipeg, I had a 10-hour delayed flight few days ago. My flight schedule was planned that I am to fly to Paris – Amsterdam-Minneapolis-Winnipeg. 558 more words

Love

CULTURAL ACCLIMATIZATION

The famed old saying goes, “When in Rome, do as the Romans do.” When we interact with people of different cultures, we need to be sensitive to their cultural norms. 202 more words

SNIPPETS

IMPACTING THROUGH PROPER MANNERS

Though I myself have never been out of the USA, in my 50 years, I have had the honor of meeting people from other countries. They look very lost and confused. 385 more words

SNIPPETS

“IS PEPPERONI MADE OF PIG?” – ME & THE 10 YEAR OLD LEARNING HOW TO ACT APPROPRIATELY

I experienced some pains this week of relearning social norms and basic manners in this culture. I am no longer new here, but it did remind me that because I wasn’t raised here there will continually be situations where I am needing to learn. 1,364 more words

Life

Was El Greco Astigmatic?

On the 7th of April 1614, the famous painter, sculptor and architect of the Spanish Renaissance El Greco, née Doménikos Theotokópoulos, died in Toledo, Spain. 762 more words

Art