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Day 269 - Meet and greet

Here’s the meet and greet,

A chance for everybody

to get to know us.

365 Days - 365 Haikus

Day 266 - Fayre

Today is the fayre,

A chance for new and old friends,

To see what there is.

365 Days - 365 Haikus

I met someone new today

Being a citizen of Trinidad and Tobago has its benefits of being an “ingredient” in the big mixing pot of culture we call sweet T&T. With streaks of color each painted on our island by the different races and cultural backgrounds, our islands are a wonderfully blessed place. 177 more words

University Life

Yes to Death

Here’s how I make a new friend:

First, locate a person who is as shy or more shy than I am (difficult).

Second, run through a list of compliments I can give so I can start talking (medium). 429 more words

Persian Cats

she wore her face like a Persian cat
skin sagging down over her jowls
eyes like prisons
holding whatever emotion within.
And she smiled only occasionally… 25 more words


Conversations in the Clouds: Alex

When I boarded the plane from JFK to Moscow last Saturday, I was supposed to be seated in 20A. I got to what I thought was 20A, only to find that an elderly woman and her companion were sitting in that row. 1,308 more words


Flashback 9: Kyrgyzstan (Bishkek, Songkul)

Leaving Georgia late last week was a little like leaving Laos many months ago. After nearly a month of perfect traveling in a country that’s perfect for traveling, it’s hard to imagine anything after coming even remotely close. 2,999 more words