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Travel Thursday- A Building You Love

This week’s Travel Thursday post is the second Love Is In Da Blog post. The prompt is a building you love. I have put a lot of thought into this one and have decided on the Sydney Opera House. 289 more words

Blog

Does That Make Sense?

What happened, where are my friends? I don’t have any, but I’d like to have friends. I’ll talk to anybody and everybody. It’s not that I can’t have friends, I just don’t have any now. 221 more words

Observations

prints

faded sepia
now anonymous faces
smile, as if in hope

Haiku

The 1860 Joke Book (Snippets 54)

Joke books are not just a modern phenomenon, but look too far back into the past and you will struggle to find any that are at all funny to a modern reader. 354 more words

History

Bruce Rockowitz Wants Global Brands Group to Be a Fashion Force

Bruce Rockowitz seems an unlikely purveyor of American apparel brands. First of all, he’s Canadian. Secondly, he arrived in Hong Kong not as someone dreaming of breaking into the fashion world but as a semi-pro tennis player who decided to take a year off from college and kick around on the circuit before heading back to North America. 2,034 more words

People

On Giving Others a Reality Check When They Deserve It (or Why It's Hard For Me to Help Myself)

Today, I had a 10 AM appointment with University Health Services, so I bundled myself up with all my supplies for the day – books, papers, notebooks, laptop, projector (that didn’t work), coffee cup (which I forgot to fill with coffee), and lunch (which I forgot to include utensils) – and headed out in the freezing cold. 466 more words