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Words & Illusions

Words are powerful. They indeed cast magic in our everyday life for they are illusion, untruth. They create the world – chaos, confusions. They bring about different emotions in us out of nothing despite the fact they exist nowhere. 469 more words


Carissa Gallo

Carissa Gallo is the co-owner of Sea Chant, a visual storytelling duo who create short film advertisements and photography campaigns. I discovered their work through kinfolk magazine, but their clients also include brands such as Nike, Intel, Ace and Jig, Casper, Levi’s, and the like. 253 more words


Four Quills of a Tale- as scribed by Elias Kent (Entry 6)

(Four Quills of a Tale is a folktale about losing one’s creativity and the struggle to regain it)

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From Chaos to Calm

A rare gift for any family with “adulting” children, we spent two whole months together. Timing really is everything. My eldest, Ryan, living and working as a chef in Chicago, took two months between jobs to spend at home for the holidays. 807 more words


Snippet of 'Human Condition'

Feeling like dust waiting to be distributed you assault the decanter, repeatedly.
You need the drink.

You also need a pack of cigarettes, scented candles and a scolding bubble bath but you don’t have the energy to run the water or to make yourself presentable enough to take a walk to the shops. 91 more words


There’s no good or bad act, pain or pleasure. It takes a moment and years of happiness turns into grief or years of hardship turns into joy.

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Helllooooooooooo friends!! How is everyone? 2017 is barely two weeks old and I’ve already had my bout with the flu! Ugh. I was in bed for a few days feeling pretty lousy, but I’m recovered now (mostly) and ready to return to work. 423 more words