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Back For Now*

The above image was the first shot I took with my then new Canon 30D. About a decade ago, I think. Making webcomics wasn’t as enjoyable an activity as I thought it would have been and I had always wanted to try my hand at photography. 169 more words

Canon 30D

What They Won’t Tell You About Moving Abroad

You got the job, the plane ticket is purchased, and you are on your way to starting your new life as an expat. This is such an exciting time for you! 1,145 more words


Paardje reblogged this on Of Snail Mail, Books & Vanities and commented:

Of course I'm not the only one who feels strange in a foreign land but it always makes me feel a bit better to read how other sexy people take it in stride. Please visit the original post here. Amen to everything on this list! :)

Jack (or Jill) of All Trails

Having ran the 42k last week, got a diarrhoea for the following two days and then my period, I thought I had a fairly good reason to put my feet up. 599 more words


Beat the summer

Summer blues? I know some of you are waiting patiently for your’s to come like we craving our winter here. Hot, humid and sticky summers are part and parcel of living in Dubai, getting home from the school run and looking like you’ve been to the pool is an everyday occurrence. 286 more words

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I'm Back

Partially. Monday is my day over at Conceited Crusade and I just put up a new piece. An observation from today, when a gay man in Korea came into my cafe and caused something of a ruckus, as the old folk say, since homosexuality is pretty taboo over on this side. 72 more words


A weekend in a fairytale village in Northern Moravia, CZ

As there was an official long weekend in Czech Republic in the beginning of May, we decided to use these days and go away to explore another interesting area of the country. 808 more words


"It's Going to Be Painful!"

A week after the wedding, I am talking with the mother-of-the-groom, my old friend and telling her she has inspired AdventureMan and I. A friend has contacted us, someone we like, but also someone from another culture. 182 more words

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