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The Personal Manifesto of an American Living Abroad

A little over a year ago I made a list of things that I want to accomplish by the time I turn 30. This list includes items such as serve as a Peace Corps Volunteer, read 150 new books, learn two new languages, earn a master’s degree, become financially independent, and fall in love among other things. 989 more words


One life is not enough, yet for now, this moment is full in itself.

Life in its myriads of colours, shades, flavours and tastes

There are six basic tastes, according to Ayurveda. Depending upon the person, some tastes are pleasant some are unpleasant and some may be outright atrocious. 502 more words


Personal Manifesto in the Works

I already have a lot of ideas of what I’m going to write once I finish my play Love Conquers All Sins. It’s my first shot at writing fiction in over a decade so I’m trying to take my time because I want it to be one of my greatest works of all time.  235 more words


Go Write Your Manifesto (and Live It, Too!)

This project proved to  be a lot more difficult than I thought it would be. It’s easy to name off things we like (like, Starbucks, for instance). 611 more words


Questions For Your Manifesto

Lives are complicated. We are complex creatures capable of jumping on a train of thought and riding forever, round and round a track hopelessly confused. That is why big projects, like writing your manifesto, benefit so greatly from parameters. 378 more words


10 Lovely Things #4

Today’s “10 Lovely Things” is another way to help us find key pieces to our manifesto. Think of things last week, and over the weekend, that made you extra happy. 694 more words


Into the Unknown

We can destroy ourselves by cynicism and disillusion, just as effectively as by bombs. 
Kenneth Clark

I’ve woken this morning to the news I didn’t want to hear- we have decided to leave the EU. 734 more words