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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: Big girl, small world

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 10:27pm by Christy Choi

    ... continents, hiking through jungles and climbing up a 4,000-foot mountain. Want to know the real glut? The body shaming that's pandemic in this city. Take the Asian aunty who, after seeing my ...

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    My life: Nicolas Beaudouin

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 10:27pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... people had been born in the camps and moved from one to another. Then I went to South Ossetia, in Georgia, where we set up a tuberculosis programme in the Caucasus Mountains. It was a tense ...

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    My life: Tim Jarvis

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm by Joyee Chan

    ... on the voyage. I looked for people with two types of intelligence: literal (they possess specific skills, such as mountaineering and sailing) and divergent (capable of finding solutions in a crisis). ...

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    My life: Ufrieda Ho

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... dad had been orphaned and China was in freefall. He just wanted to get to anywhere the "golden mountains" had been established- San Francisco, Melbourne, Joburg. In South Africa, my ...

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    So near, yet so feared: teething troubles

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:10pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... mountain goat. The 86-year-old Mr Li, playing a mean Moscow Nights himself, had only been learning the instrument for two years, and it was he who made my newfound non-procrastination rule kick in. ...

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    Rant: Dragon's back-up

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:57am by CHRIS DODD

    ... But this was the way it was that day. The queue snaked its way up and over the mountain; one long queue of snail-paced hikers carrying transistor radios and playing various iterations of cats being drowned. Now, I'm not a snob and I don't own the mountain. And, of course, I was contributing to the throng, so I didn't mean to blame others. Except. Well, it was their fault. ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Alex Tizon

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by Ajay Singh

    ... a lot. So anything I read in magazines or newspapers that had the word "oriental" I would clip out. I collected a mountain of information. I had a folder on television characters- Hop ...

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    My life: Red Pine

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:08pm

    ... Guang Shan for a year but there were too many people so I spent the next 2½ years at a smaller monastery outside of Taipei, in the mountains. Obviously, in a monastery you meditate and perform ... poet called Cold Mountain, or Hanshan, the man to whom Jack Kerouac dedicated his book The Dharma Bums. I happened to be in the middle of translating the poems when I left the monastery ...

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    Reflections: farmers in arms

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:43pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... monopoly on all natural resources, so instead of enjoying the bounty of the mountains, forests and water for free, the public were asked to pay the government to consume them. Those who spoke up ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Josh Summers

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am by JENNI MARSH

    ... an oasis in the middle of the desert that had mountains and beautiful people. Back then (in 2006), I could have barely pointed at Shanghai on a map. DESERT BLOOM Karamay is an oil town, four hours ...




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