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Bilingualism

When my mother gets angry, her English switches into something in between English and Vietnamese, the words are English, but the grammar, the sentence structure, the twists and turns, the intonation is all Vietnamese. 200 more words

Miscellaneous Poetry

Making up our lives - gardening, writing and "My Roots" by Monty Don

Recently I’ve heard a fair few people talk about that old curse May You Live In Interesting Times. And Interesting may be one of the more polite adjectives I might think of when thinking of 2016. 1,421 more words

Not Sport

A thought to my creator

I  came from nothing to something, from worthless to important, from unwanted to VIP, The lord my God does wonders, Just take a look at how he changed my life. 1,276 more words

Tart Granny Smith Applesauce

My most recent travels was a whirlwind of sites, smells, and tastes of my childhood. There were early summertime nights spent in Morgantown, West Virginia then traveling south along the Appalachians on the Blue Ridge Parkway into Virginia and North Carolina. 509 more words

My Roots

My Roots

The older I grow, the clearer it becomes – I’m an itinerant at heart. The normal life doesn’t appeal to me. I get bored of a new place within a year or two. 1,089 more words

Think

Mahmoud Darwish

Mahmoud Darwish (1941 –2008). He was born in the village of al-Birweh in the Galilee, which was razed to the ground by the Israelis in 1948 and he and his family were expelled from their village. 656 more words

Poets

Ken jy Hom?

Daar is so baie detail wat ek al vergeet het. Hierdie pad is swaar gelaai met emosie. Soveel so dat dit wil blyk of die tipe emosie te veel is om in die banke van my geheue te stoor. 991 more words

Bundles Of Jumbled Words