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ON THE MESA

I sit outside, on the mesa,
having watched the mauve, fuchsia
and coral sky finally concede to night.
The two orange orbs sit
twenty yards away, staring back… 108 more words

New Evidence Of Ancient Egypt In Ireland

When ancient Egypt and Ireland are spoken about in the same breath it usually results in the rolling of eyes, polite exits and the sound of murmurs citing pseudo-history and new age babble. 1,324 more words

Egyptian God

07/23 | Zombie: Origins and Evolutions Project

This event features scenes from the ZOE (Zombie: Origins and Evolution) Project documentary, plus an art exhibition opening featuring artists Ben Salus and Jean-Yves Hector, CD release and live music by Rudy Perrault and Sabrina Jean Louis performed by Crossing Borders Music, and live dance by Haitian dancers! 95 more words

Haitian Music

3 Big Myths Some Singaporeans Still Believe About Insurance

(Source: blog.moneysmart.sg)

As Singaporeans, we’ve heard of the myths and legends surrounding our little country. Like how the legendary Sang Nila Utama was supposed to have seen a lion when he stepped foot on our shores, and not at the Mandai Zoo either. 958 more words

Money Matters

On Shalott, the Sidhe and synchronicity

An article I wrote for OBOD’s ‘Touchstone’ monthly magazine, printed April 2016.

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A firm believer in synchronicity, I’ve noticed that since I became a secondary school teacher, the girls have a knack of somehow expressing ideas I’ve recently been deliberating. 524 more words

Excalibur

Directed by John Boorman and telling the classic story of King Arthur, Excalibur is one of the finest fantasy films ever made and one of my favourite films, period. 840 more words

Review

Six-Gun Snow White by Catherynne M. Valente

Read July  2016
Recommended for fans of mythology, Valente
 ★     ★     ★     ★

Take fairy tale mythology, the sideways structure of Native American folklore, a Wild West setting, weave it through with themes on race and gender and wrap it in Valente’s wordsmithing, and you’ll have… 658 more words

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