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In Love with Indonesia

Warning – this post contains excessive use of adjectives and may cause serious wanderlust.

I have just returned from the most amazing time in Indonesia, where along with with my husband and best friend, and various friends and family along the way, visited Bali, Lombok and Gili Air. 1,247 more words



A young country spewing elements as raw primordial soup.

Rotorua, New Zealand
Words & Image: © Gary Light (2013)
Creative Commons: (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)


roses doesn't have to be red - in memory of my mum

“I don’t know whether nice people tend to grow roses
or growing roses makes people nice.”
Roland A Browne

My mum loved roses and her favourite rose was Memory Lane and it took me a while before I could locate it in the show. 694 more words

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Pesona Garut, Gunung Guntur

p/s:  For me to be with nature is not just wondering and see the beauty that present before my eyes. It is a thinking process that I struggled within myself I don’t know for how many years. 115 more words


If your eyes are still open [poem]

If your eyes are still open
when the birds begin to sing
stay awake
pour the tea
open the book of love songs
and poetry… 85 more words


Vishnu's vehicle ...

The Brahminy kite is a familiar sight in our skies. Its systematic name is Haliastur indus. The term ‘haliastur’ means ‘whistler’. The Brahminy kite does have a call that sounds like a hoarse whistle. 113 more words


Our 2005 Road Trip, Part 6 of 10: Riverwalk Wanderlust

Previously on Midlife Crisis Crossover:

Welcome to the first installment of another special MCC miniseries, representing the original travelogue from our 2005 drive from Indianapolis to San Antonio, Texas, and back again in far too short a time…

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