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Places to Go and Places to Stay

The happy families don’t last long. Soon, they are gaunt and lounging dejectedly in their houses. I know almost immediately what ails them. Homes do not make a community. 961 more words

Novel Writing

New pages on Local Militia

A quick post for a new series of pages on that most neglected category of the neglected auxiliaries – the Local Militia of 1808 to 1816.  200 more words

Uniforms

A miniature magical world

Both of my older sisters had dolls’ houses when they were little, but I never had one. I’m ok with that. No, really, it’s ok. *goes and sits in the corner and weeps for a while*  385 more words

Miniatures

Teen-toting P-plater pinged at ‘very high speed’

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A NOVICE driver has taken less than a month to draw the ire of Tasmania Police. 4,979 more words

Bayerische Motoren Werke AG

Made in China

Application season for my Year 13 students to go to university is nearly completed, I have students applying to America, UK, Canada, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, Ireland, Japan and one who is not a Chinese national is applying to China. 1,377 more words

China

Tailor attempts to re-create knockoff version of Ebuka's Agbada

Popular TV host Ebuka Obi-Uchendu basically broke the internet the moment he stepped out rocking a well crafted, wine coloured Agbada, designed by Ugo Monye for Banky W and Adusua Etomi’s celebrity wedding on Sunday. 43 more words

NEWS & TRENDS

Fashion, fashun, fashion

Chimamanda N’Gozi Adichie is one of my favorite authors and a model of intellect, African modernism I greatly admire. Her novel ” Americanah” ( a book I devoured in one day) was a revelation to me, to continue writing, because never before has an author written so clearly about  what is was like to be an African immigrant in the US. 738 more words

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