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The fantastic, fanatic 'cult'- run Japanese idol group

Meet the newest Japanese idol group composed entirely of so-called cult members: anjewel.

The idol group – a commercially manufactured pop group, typically of young girls – represents… 378 weitere Wörter

Northeast Asia

God Words - Fear Not

As I sat with the Lord this morning, I asked Him what word He wanted us to consider this week.  Fear not, is what came to mind.  596 weitere Wörter

God Words

How to Enchant a Text

Did you have one of those picture dictionaries when you were a kid?
Go back to the first one you had, or the first you remember. 669 weitere Wörter


Portrait of a Serial Killer - Khushwant Singh (edited by Mala Dayal)

Phew! I am on a non fiction roll this months, what with Ramachandra Guha’s and Mr. Singh’s anthologies being my two consecutive reads. I’m not complaining one bit though, because both, in their respective books, have had amazing insights into India just after independence and thereafter. 363 weitere Wörter


Orbis Tertius

Argentine writer, Jorge Luis Borges, blind at the end of his days, had a vision of a fictitious planet, Orbis Tertius–a Third World.

It is conjectured that this brave new world is the work of a secret society of astronomers, biologists, engineers, metaphysicians, poets, chemists, algebraists, moralists, painters, geometers… directed by an obscure man of genius… This plan is so vast that each writer’s contribution is infinitesimal… is surely a labyrinth, but it is a labyrinth devised by men, a labyrinth destined to be deciphered by men.

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