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The Shadow of a Shiver

Words by Aung Zin Phyo Thein

She waits

Her thin legs rooted

To pavement wet and cold

Gum, ash, cigarette butt

Betel juice a crimson red… 270 more words


5 Cities in Asia in 10 days

This was an aggressive trip that requires being comfortable sleeping on any moving vehicle at any time and be ok with not sleeping on a bed for days at a time. 1,305 more words

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Love Means Love

Shwe Yee (28) and Su Myat (24) have been in their relationship for a year. They both have been working as a management person and a video editor together in a creative media company where they met and fell in love each other. 384 more words


Impressive assortment of hats at the Botataung Pagoda in Yangon, Burma.

(This was a pretty cool place: there’s a temple where you can look at what a sign reports is a piece of the Buddha’s hair. 37 more words

Pigeons of Yangon

There are quite a few. Existing in a symbiotic relationship with the city’s pigeon-food vendors. A surprising number of people – not just tourists – buy seeds from them to support the local avian population. 17 more words

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Fly to over 40 destinations on Silkair with up to 61% savings. No min 2-to-go is required, travel from 1 August to 18 November 2016… 230 more words


Review: 'The Song of Achilles' unveils a potentially hidden romance

How we love Greek mythology. Every tale told, every king risen and fallen. Every hero’s tragic fate seems to unravel something inside us as well. A beautiful retelling of a tale told countless times ever since Homer’s “Iliad,” this is the story of the Trojan War. 821 more words

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