Is There Such a Thing Like a Comment’s Guide for Blogging?

Is there a guide to post blog comments?  During the courses Blogging 101 and 201, we wondered what’d be the blogosphere etiquette and exchanged ideas on that. We shared what we individually accepted as the right behaviors and moved on. I for one, felt at ease to leave comments on the blogs I follow, and learned […]

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By Heart

Music speaks through lyrics to tell stories. It touches hearts and minds because it connects them to life experiences – good or sad moments. I hardly ever remember lyrics as my full attention focuses on the music alone. I always wondered why but don’t bothered to find an answer. People have a preferred music, poem, pet, […]

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Mango’s Reflections

I was eating a mango that I hadn’t tasted since many years. The last time I did, I was on top of a mango tree and caught it myself. Many sweet and adventurous memories crossed my mind of days spent with friends, and some of them are still part of my life. These memories made […]

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Landscape

Photo 101 assignment: Landscape. These photos were taken at UNESCO National Park Serra da Capivara in Brazil. I used an iPhone 5 and made a panorama. This park is one of the most significant archaeological sites in the world and the property is an outstanding testimony to one of the oldest human communities of South America. The […]

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Swarm of Parasols

As I read today’s assignment for Photography 101,I just moved to the terrace and observed the scene at the beach. It is a swarm of parasols. Click! The parasols overruns the scene.        

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Writer’s Quote Wednesday

This week’s Silver Threading Writer’s Quote Wednesday is about misunderstanding. I received this quote from an unknown author.      

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Selfies, Women’s Self-Respect and Camaraderie

Everyone does selfies. But if you and I do it, I bet it’s only our friends and family who will say something about it. If Kim Kardashian does it, it’s another story. I must say that I hardly know anything about the woman. In the last days already two people mentioned her latest selfie, but […]

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Kindness is no Stranger

We had spent the weekend in Barcelona. We decided to take the train to the airport. The train wagons were so full that we couldn’t even get a seat, but stood right there close the luggage compartment. There was an animated crowd there, speaking loud and laughing even louder. As I speak Spanish, I did what one […]

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