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Random Elaboration about the Island

KENYA | Thu, 9 Aug 2012 | By jilljahns | Views [755]

Saturday 6/2 Last night I experienced my first rainstorm, which scared me to death. The roof is made of tin, so even a drizzle is deafening. I woke in the middle of the night and thought the roof was going to crash on me. I could have sworn ... Read more >

Tags: animals, funeral, rainstorm, transportation

My Travel Writing Scholarship 2011 entry - Journey in an Unknown Culture

WORLDWIDE | Fri, 25 Mar 2011 | By imperfectrhyme | Views [697] | Scholarship Entry

Insight in Incense I never knew well the deceased Taiwanese poet, whose framed portrait is propped high in a mammoth-sized diadem of tropical flowers—the pale purples, pinks, and whites contrasting with the traditional reds and lustrous golds of the ... Read more >

Tags: #2011writing, buddhist temple, death, funeral, funeral customs, mausoleum, taiwan, travel writing scholarship 2011

Dust to dust

SOUTH KOREA | Sun, 21 May 2000 | By simon_monk | Views [1680]

Yuki's father turned up with Grandmother in a beautifully wrapped box casually tucked under one arm. We had all flew down south to some military airport near Pusan for the funeral the next day, and startedby visiting Grandmothers original village ... Read more >

Tags: celebrations, ceremony, culture, culture, death, funeral, impermanent, people, tradition

 

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These army guys were matching down the street in Xiamen city while I was trying to take a photo of a beautiful archway. I was trying to include them in the photo and when my camera followed them, they got very upset and motioned for me to stop. Fascist bastards! 

Army and police in China get very angry if you try to take photos of them. I suppose you'd find the same problem in many countries; perhaps even America. : by mazystar, Views[335]
These army guys were matching down the street in Xiamen city while I was trying to take a photo of a beautiful archway. I was trying to include them in the photo and when my camera followed them, they got very upset and motioned for me to stop. Fascist bastards! Army and police in China get very angry if you try to take photos of them. I suppose you'd find the same problem in many countries; perhaps even America.

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