Tags » August 2013

Austria: Attersee

I stayed in Austria with a family that invited me through helpx to stay with them for a month, which lived about 40 minutes away from Vienna in a huge house which were actually two big houses on the same piece of land, so basically I lived in one and the family on the other, even bigger one. 602 more words

Stories

There are Twenty Million Stories in the Naked City; This is One of Them

“New York as a character in a mystery would not be the detective, would not be the murderer. It would be the enigmatic suspect who knows the real story but isn’t going to tell it.” 

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Fiction

Minds are Like Parachutes. They only Function when Open.

“To love those who love us and are good to us is easy. To love those who are indifferent to us is workable, but to love those who have harmed us, intentionally or not, is true growth and realization.”

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August 2013

The Flash

Has anyone else seen flash tattoo’s becoming increasingly popular? I never knew about them until my sister Paige bought a whole sheet of them on eBay for 99c! 64 more words

August 2013

Beige Ballerina

If you asked any 10 year old what their favourite colour was, most would say “pink, yellow, orange, blue or green”.

When I was 10, my favourite colours were brown, beige, white and black! 386 more words

August 2013

Robuchon Saint Germain, Paris

It was summer when I visited Paris so most restaurants were closed. But not Robuchon Saint Germain. Open at 10:45 p.m. Jackpot!!

It was comforting to find a familiar hall, similar to the Robuchon Atelier in Hong Kong. 260 more words

Food