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American Sniper

This assignment is to pick a movie that can be considered ‘propaganda’ and discuss.

Director Clint Eastwood has said his movie, American Sniper, is about the impact of war on soldiers, how the government has let vets down, and so I will consider it propaganda for those topics. 479 more words

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The coastal animals of San Francisco

There were some wonderful creatures in America, some of which I’d never seen before. I even saw a bright yellow slug whilst hiking in Presidio. In this post I’ve kept it simple though: seals, a gull, and a hummingbird.


Daydream Memory

Sometimes I think I’d like for just a day

to steal away

and sit upon some rocky shore

to listen to the gulls, the breeze, the ocean’s gushing roar… 112 more words


Diving Eaglehawk Neck

On Sunday Miles and me went to dive Eaglehawk Neck, about an hour drive from Hobart. Eaglehawk neck is a so-called isthmus (basically a narrow piece of land), only 30 m wide, making the Tasman Peninsula a peninsula rather than an island off an island, off an island. 141 more words


Seal FYI

Long Island. Our harbor and grey seals will probably not be sticking around too long in some parts. If you love seals, but don’t have time to head out east, head down to Robert Moses, or the Oak Beach area. 77 more words

Cape Town, Western Cape, SA

28th Jan – 3rd Feb

We arrived in Cape Town not really knowing what to expect from the ‘Mother City’. If you ask a South African (particularly someone from JoBurg) they will inevitably mention that Cape Town has very poor weather which, from what I can gather, means that it rains there sometimes or got below freezing once. 1,782 more words