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What Can One Person Do? Welcome Tees by Lara Jonata

Today’s “What Can One Person Do?” post will introduce you to Lara Jonata, a mum who wanted to use her creative skills to say “Welcome!” using the medium of tshirts. 390 more words

Asylum Seekers

A Little Sarcasm Never Hurts

This Syrian refugee I have depicted here says:  “Oh yes, we are very happy to be living in this tent instead of our family home in Syria.   175 more words

Sargon Boulus | A Refugee Talking.

/photo: Banksy’s Dismaland/

Sargon Boulus is an Iraqi poet and short story writer. He started publishing poems and short stories as a teenager in various Iraqi journals and magazines, and also translated American and British poetry into Arabic. 157 more words

Art Of Resistance

6K Water Is Uniting People Worldwide For One Cause 'Clean Water'

Our Global #6KforWater is uniting people worldwide for one cause: #cleanwater.

Why 6 kilometers? It’s the average distance people in the developing world walk for water.   71 more words

Live Balanced

A Book Lover's Guide to Bitcoins

Yesterday Anita and I made our way up the Historic Downtown Mall, sampling a new salad place and trying on a few things. A shoe store may have been involved. 591 more words

Books, Journaling, Wedding, Country

A Few New Ones

This was sent to me by a friend of my dad. Most of these I haven’t posted before, but they are hilarious (including a reference to my favorite scene in the movie Blazing Saddles), nonetheless. 28 more words

We came with heavy suitcases /made from wooden boards by brothers /we left behind



John Guzlowski We came with heavy suitcases
made from wooden boards by brothers
we left behind, came from Buchenwald 19 more words