Male , 51-55

i think vulnerability is a beautiful and sacred thing. I love to create. I love words. My work takes me into the extremes of poverty, in forgotten corners where people, beautiful in their culture, show me what courage really means.

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Member Since Jul 11, 2009
Favorite Quote But my body was like a harp and her words and gestures were like fingers running down the wires
Vices This is like being inside out. I\'m not ready, shut the door please.
Politics Liberal
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Books pedagogy of the oppressed, Paulo Freire; The Book Thief, Marcus Zusak; Art of travel, Alain de Botton
Music The National; Sigur Ros; Trespasser\'s william; Peter Gabriel; muse; moody blues; Sting
Movies the old man who read love stories, the mission
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I Learnt To Be A Father To My Daughter

How To Find The Right Guy - A Conversation With My Daughter On one of those long drive-my-15 year-old-daughter-to-basketball drives, watch her play and drive home again, we got talking about how you pick the right guy.  I mean, you see women... [more]
abstraction has shared 2 Mature Experiences
  • I Think People Don't Like Me

    I Don't Get It When i do any form of public speaking, people hang on every word i say. I can make people laugh, cry, think deeply...  When i'm with a group of people, it seems like no-one really care… [more]
  • I Very Personal Travel Emails

    Sri Lanka, 2001 Travel stirs things deep within me. Words are an outlet. This is from a series of emails, with all sorts of things carelessly edited out - and some carelessly left in. Hey you...   … [more]
  • I am Vegan

    I'm Not Vegan But Even I'm Sick Of... Every vegetarian or vegan i know ends up having to explain their reasons for being so to every dim-witted small-minded soul at almost every meal. For #%$@'s sake. Shouldn't it be t… [more]
  • I Like Intelligent Conversation

    Are You Capable Of Intelligent And Influential Conversation? Test Yourself Here. here is very little constructive conversation and debate in society, and current media tends to promote polarisation by pushing emotive buttons rather than exploring issues as complex and mullti-facet… [more]