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The invasion of the poppies – Remembrance Day in London
Photography / Reporting and Journalism / Travel / UK

The invasion of the poppies – Remembrance Day in London

Big Ben’s hands struck 11, its chimes cutting through the dead silent air of Westminster. It’s not uncommon to see thousands of people surrounding this London landmark, but very much so to witness the entire square fall silent in unison for 2 minutes.  This morning, I stood amidst the sea of people, near to the … Continue reading

Filling in the blank spaces – Coehlo’s “The Witch of Portobello”
Babbles / Inspiration / New Read / Vietnam

Filling in the blank spaces – Coehlo’s “The Witch of Portobello”

To be honest, Coehlo’s “The witch of Portobello” was a disastrous let-down after how much I had enjoyed “the Alchemist”. Coehlo said he was trying to understand his spiritual side in this book and truthfully, that might have just been its problem. It had too much “sermons” and straight theoretic talk on spirituality and religion, … Continue reading