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The bookshop dream

I recently read that Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney is opening up his own bookshop in the town where he lives. He isn’t the first author to do this – Nora Roberts, for example, also owns a bookshop which her husband runs in their hometown.   375 more words


CONTOUR [#Photography]

I frequently step out-of-bounds, just to see how I scale outside my limits.  Most times I don’t return, for my boundary has grown and there is always another limit to step outside of. 50 more words


Is It Really Just A Number?

A: It’s just a number.

A: It’s not just a number.

It really is amazing, yet scary, how perspective can change everything.

Five minutes ago, my Constitutional Law lecturer advised us that our results for the mid-sem have been released. 385 more words


Beauty in Ashes

I sit in Johannesburg airport. It is 9:30 in the morning. I have just polished off a fried up breakfast and two cups of coffee. It has been exactly 24 hours since I left Adelaide. 515 more words


Here is the real star

Every year Indian media go gaga over Bollywood actresses’ appearance in Cannes. Lifestyle and movie columns, beauty and fashion blogs are filled with reports, make up break downs, behind the screen anecdotes and what not. 302 more words


Give and Take

– your time freely to those who need it most
– your full attention to the task at hand, no matter how small
– your efforts to help the poor, the destitude, the helpless… 261 more words

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Placeres Simples Dos

Palm trees. Browsing flea markets. Rum’n’Raisin ice cream (especially in South of France, seriously alcohol-soaked). Waves. Working away quietly with someone sleeping in the room. … 37 more words