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She was a free bird one minute: queen of the world and laughing. The next minute she would be in tears like a porcelain angel, about to teeter, fall and break. She never cried because she was afraid that something 'would' happen; she would cry because she feared something that could render the world more beautiful, 'would not' happen ... Roman Payne, The Wanderess

Literary Quote from the novel, “The Wanderess” (Chapter XXV)

“She was a free bird one minute: queen of the world and laughing. The next minute she would be in tears like a porcelain angel, about to teeter, fall and break. She never cried because she was afraid that something ‘would’ happen; she would cry because she feared something that could render the world more […]

Books & Literature

Literary-Fiction Writer Removed from Amazon Kindle Store for Not Accepting “Erotica” Label

Amazon.com: the world’s largest bookstore and literature’s most powerful decision-maker.  They seem … [Continue Reading]

Gourmet

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Japanese Kaiseki “A Traditional 11-Course Feast for All Senses”

Japan: where knife training occurs for many years before a budding chef is allowed near a fish and chopping block… where cooking rice is a careful and deliberate balance of vinegar, rice, water and a knowing hand. There was a short period in my life when I was blessed with a situational study of Japanese […]

Lifestyle Trends

The International Club of Canada

The International Club of Canada – a revolutionary development in the real estate and private club industry

The International Club of Canada at Markham( Greater Toronto Area)  www.ticcmarkham.com  is … [Continue Reading]

Travel & Tourism

Islay

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Islay

Written and photographed by Guy Reifenberg of Kokopeli Adventure. When in Islay it is highly advisable to take a very deep breath of the very special air - preferably with a glass of whisky in your hand - in any corner of the island – on the … [Continue Reading]

Wellness & Fitness

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Thalassotherapy

What is Thalassotherapy? From the Greek word Thalassa meaning “ocean,” true Thalassotherapy includes incorporating all of the healthy marine elements by way of water exercise, ingestion of salty … [Continue Reading]

Wine

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Swiss Wine-growing Culture in Bündner Herrschaft and Heidiland

Articles written by, Gian Carlo Casparis, Wine Tours Switzerland – http://www.wine-tours.ch with … [Continue Reading]