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This week marked the final semester of my undergraduate study at university. I find this simultaneously scary and exciting; it provides a glimpse into the real world, yet I still find myself amidst the safe perimeter of university life. 617 more words
First published by EyeforFilm
Pandora, the jungle moon at the centre of James Cameron’s Avatar, has a lot of waterfalls.
In one scene, protagonist Jake Sully (Sam Worthington) leaps from the top of a waterfall to evade being devoured by a ferocious leopard-like beast known as a Thanator, thus separating himself from his human companions and stumbling, for the first time, into the society of the indigenous alien Na’vi – and later, Jake will engage in a crucial rite of passage alongside another waterfall, marking his full initiation into a Na’vi tribe. 965 more words
#AceNewsServices – LONDON:Dec.14 – A committee of MPs is to request that the US hands over any material documenting the UK’s role in the CIA’s post-9/11 interrogation programme. 124 more words
Since October 22, 2014, I have been in extreme pain, which only began to recede as I tore my flesh, which I finally decided had adhesions, literally from my bones. 931 more words
“It’s life itself that makes us die, Tom,” I remembered Marsha saying to me this morning after she called me into the kitchen. 1,133 more words