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the cloak of shadows

a cloak is suspended
from a high ceiling
just inside the entrance
of a dimly-lit room

I cross the threshold
this cloak of chains
is dark and hard… 113 more words

Some local culture


Kubernesis Translations

French – orienter, piloter, naviguer, régissent

  • La Bible du Semeur Translation – C’est ainsi que Dieu a établi dans l’Eglise, premièrement des *apôtres, deuxièmement des *prophètes, troisièmement des enseignants; puis viennent les dons suivants qu’il a faits à l’Eglise: les miracles, la guérison de malades, l’aide, …
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Provocative action...

The word ‘activist’ can conjure up a bunch of different ideas, emotions and examples. Activists are often associated with protests of some kind. History is full of examples of activists ‘provoking action’ in order to bring about change. 425 more words


Te Rerenga Kōrero – Ko wai i toa? Ko tātou katoa!

Kia ora. To encourage the use of Te Reo Māori Te Taura Whiri i Te Reo Māori – The Māori Language Commission publish weekly Māori phrases that can be used to support or cheer someone on. 51 more words

New Zealand

The power behind the throne: Tuku Morgan, the Maori Party and King Tuheitia Paki’s speech

The Maori King’s speech marking the first decade of his reign ruffled a few feathers, but it’s all part of a plan driven by his closest adviser. 7 more words


Week 11 Blog Tasks

  1. In each of your assignments for Studio this year you made work that responded to concept integral to the powhiri process – Mihimihi, Turnagawaewae, Atea, and Hakari.
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Assessment Two