There is something I have been meaning to do, and have had many chances to do, but have yet to get around to doing. I have been contemplating about it for some time, and have even done some research looking into what would be required of me to make it happen, but I just cannot… Continue reading Fear of commitment
I saw a very touching documentary today – twenty-three years since the day a big earthquake hit in my father’s hometown and took 6,434 lives away, among them parents of some four hundred children who became “disaster orphans.” The documentary was about these orphans, some of whom have become parents themselves, with children growing to… Continue reading You are the strongest link
People, I did it! I have now made five hundred posts here! I know, I could have celebrated this milestone much earlier, had I not taken a big chunk of last year off. But I find it much more meaningful because I could not reach it straight away. Maybe all the ups and… Continue reading T(h)at Crooked Mile!
Are there any students or professionals specializing in the field of Geography here? If so, can you answer this question? -+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+- In her trip across the three Scandinavian countries, Student Y noticed differences in languages. When she returned home, she learned that there were animated TV series of children’s books set in each of… Continue reading What’s the point?
What and how much has happened in a year and nine months? A year and nine months is the time that have passed since the first big earthquake hit the Southwest region of my homeland. Since my last update at the one-year mark, I have become increasingly unable to find out about the… Continue reading Turning pain into gain
I have seen and heard it so many times now, I am no longer surprised. But it still shocks me just the same, or more, every time I see and hear it. I vehemently deny having any part of it, but I cannot deny that it is very much a part of me, so I… Continue reading Defender of the indefensible