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You are cordially invited! | Welcome to the most colorful, one of a kind, widely anticipated festival of the Philippines: Dinagyang Festival 2021. As per tradition, I write an essay about my home town's annual festival whenever it comes around. It's my way of celebrating and giving back, as well… Read More

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Twenty-year-old Leon travels to South Korea to spend a month of the summer with his boisterous older brother Joey, an English teacher who's been living in the country for the past three years. Leon is thrown headfirst into Joey’s world, which mostly consists of smoking and drinking soju with his… Read More
Another in the Australiana series - though probably not as obviously so as others. A tale about sowing the seeds of doubt in a young child Read More
A humorous novel about a caravan journey through Africa and South Asia by four online gamers and a giant tortoise: Emma, the ugly but buxom Swiss; Piero, the goody-goody, not too bright Italian; Zach, the skinny and tech-savvy Brit; and Gunter, who is fat, anarchist and German. A series of… Read More
This story shows how our disabilities can be turned into abilities if we choose to see them as such. Read More

Tags: magic, asia, parable

They say your life flashes before you in that moment before death. I could see it all reflected back at me in the cold merciless blade. I was standing under the cherry blossoms at my elementary school entrance ceremony, eating cake at my sister's wedding, standing outside praying the monster… Read More
Three warlords, a millennium old war, and a young woman chasing after her little sister. She gave up what she had, to reclaim what she lost... This is the story of Hana, an island nation with a dark and unusual history. Seven have come to Hana. And history shall continue… Read More
A poem about K-pop Henry. Read More

Book / Science Fiction

February 24, 2016

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When assassination meets supernatural power. Corruption is dead. Naoki Kobayashi, dreams of following in his father’s footsteps of being a cop. With his gift to see through anything even memories and objects everyone from the government to major corporations want to have him. Naoki is thus pulled into a secret… Read More
This is a story about my experience whilst traveling down the mighty brown murky waters of the Padma River in Bangladesh on a large boat that looked like it shouldn't of been sailing whilst in a middle of an almighty storm which caused the boat to ever so slightly lean… Read More
This is a story about a group of typical Asian high school students that want to do something memorial and meaningful together before they graduate and leave high school for forever. Follow Rav and his friends in the days where they tempt to break the walls of life and change… Read More
Once upon a time there was a hard-working fisherman. One day, he met a fox who always fools people... 528 words. Read More
The poor white man. All these people are coming and taking everything from him. First his job. Then his house. Then his woman. But there's something up his sleeve - The Law of Diminishing Returns. *** READ FROM THE BOTTOM UP. THIS WAS WRITTEN IN TWITTER. MK Read More
What is the next step in mankind warfare? Read More
The stories of five different characters from different parts of the Muslim world. Starting with Afghanistan, then Indonesia, then Niger, then Palestine and finally ending up in Saudi Arabia. Probably my favourite poem yet, I actually felt really emotional when reading it back the first time. Read More
The Final Cartwheel is the story of a young doctor’s return home, after a five-year hitchhiking odyssey around the world. Through East Asia, Indonesia, and around the Antipodes, the circle becomes unbroken. Read More
This is a monologue of myself telling the story of funny encounters of my trip to Fiji. I am a 16 year old boy, the only white one on the entire island. It is a comical story of my experiences. Read More
Two assassins in Hong Kong have been hired to kill another assassin from America hired by the CIA. Read More
If your country is sandwiched between 2 opposing superpowers wanting you, well, practically forcing you to join their cause and you want to stay neutral for the good of your people, what do you do? Revive an ancient ninja society and revamp its use for this extended cold war as… Read More

Book / Travel

October 05, 2012

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In the summer of 1980, a maverick young doctor gave it all up, to hitchhike around the world. The first part of his odyssey took him through South America and up through Africa, accompanied by his mythical hunter companion, Orion. His vision quest continued around the second cartwheel of the… Read More
I made this as a story and a song. Read More
Iraqi security officers were very helpful, professional and respectful to all mourners. On Monday, at least 28 people were killed and 78 wounded in a wave of bomb attacks in central Iraq against mourners. I Ajmal Mehdi condemns in the strongest terms by volunteering my time in Karbala for help… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 03, 2011

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This is a story about a Family who has to escape North Korea under life threading conditions.... Read More
Either you have it or you don't ,it doesn't matter where you live,what you have ,who or what are you . Read More
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