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Luck in the sky with diamonds

In response to my most recent post about skin cancer, my ex wrote, “I often wonder about the bumps and brown spots I have. The bumps can even be “pealed off”, but grow back. 225 more words

My View Of The World

To prevent sunburn, sunscreen better than umbrella

Sitting under an umbrella at the beach is no substitute for using sunscreen, a new study shows. About 78 per cent of people who used only an umbrella to protect themselves from the…


Koh Chang: Self-Medicating when It Isn't Fine Anymore

As I said in my previous post about the Mercure, we had a very nice, restful few days on Koh Chang after our boat trip.   1,422 more words


Lauterbrunnen (On Love and Sunburn)

How could I help but mine the shapeless hours

above pied valleys cloaked in pine and flowers,

dwarfed by wrinkled amaranthine mountains,

morphed by nourishment on milky fountains? 128 more words

The new wow in DJ experiments

From trance music making a comeback in Electronic Dance Music (EDM) to established DJs reinventing style by experimenting with new genres and sounds, to upcoming artistes — the DJ world is buzzing and expanding like never before. 514 more words


Siesta Key, Florida

“Do you remember when we ate summer like watermelon until it turned our cheeks pink? The ocean tangled its fingers through our hair and the sun painted our shoulders with brushstrokes of honey. 688 more words


New research: Sunburn and tanning in Victorian medicine and culture

A new year brings a new project focus, although this one – on sunburn and tanning in Victorian medicine and culture – isn’t exactly new; it has been developing over the last few years, and has already generated a couple of… 959 more words