I The Cultural Mystique

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support

    Our Culture

    I wanted to write about an incident that occured with another culture,made me realize something. A while back I did some volunteer work, building maintainance, repair work, paid for materials because I wanted it to be that way. Later, after being invited to a social event there...
    fs0647 fs0647
    61-65, M
    Aug 21, 2012

    Culture Mystique2

    During my journey thru life, I began to notice things. Maybe because of me being introverted or maybe chosen to have this type of perception (more likely). I dwell in the details because I've found it to be true- its all in the details. Not against any particular cultural...
    fs0647 fs0647
    61-65, M
    Aug 26, 2012

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