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Colombo,Wilpattu and Kalpitiya in Western Province of Sri Lanka

Starting from Colombo I travelled to the North of the Western Province and covered these places.

Colombo: The international airport is in Negombo which is about 30kms away from the capital Colombo. 1,093 more words

Travel

Coffee Chronicles: Joma

For my treat coffee in week two I strategically held out until the end of the week. Having finished nights at the hospital on Saturday, I slept for only a couple of hours and then later on foolishly went out for a few beers… 249 more words

Laos

What is Toothpaste?

Toothpaste, a concoction, chemicals-based
Or through herbal extracts
Makes our teeth whiter
Enamel stronger and dentine less
Prone to caries

It is like a shield, a protectant… 112 more words

Poetry

A nice cup of tea

Sometimes the mood to write descends but unfortunately there seems to be no inspiration, and the blank page or screen stares reproachfully, and the little wriggle of an idea loses courage and wriggles away. 561 more words

Food And Cookery Writing

Why It's Time The Indian Media Ended Its War On China

Not a shot has been fired across the India-China border since 1962, but the Indian media’s China “war” never quite ended. Border “skirmishes” and Chinese “intrusions” into Indian territory still dominate the coverage of China by Indian newspapers and television channels more than half a century on. 6 more words

Politics

Standing Ivory Buddha: Sri Lanka

Features:

Date: 18thC-19thC
Found/Acquired: Sri Lanka
Materials: ivory with paint
Dimensions: H 9.3in W 2.8in… 13 more words

Finding Tuesday

You think of Monday
The blues, the rhapsody of anxiety
The work tumbling like the tide
The possibility of a heart attack
Or worse a stroke… 101 more words

Poetry