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ALS is like a lit candle: it melts your nerves and leaves your body a pile of wax…..

If one is physically disabled one cannot afford to be psychologically disabled as well Stephen Hawking oh! … background Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a disease that gradually paralyzes people because the brain can no longer communicate with the body’s muscles that are used to move the body. Over time the body’s muscles break down and the person living with …

One to be a Martyr! One to be a Monarch! One to go Mad!

A great man is a torch in the darkness, a beacon in superstitions night, an inspiration and a prophecy  Robert Green Ingersoll oh! … background There’s a fair bit of controversy currently surrounding Tribes and Empires: Storm of Prophecy, (TESP) mostly to do with finances, but also perhaps to do with the whole backstory to the production, so I thought I’d share what I know. In …

I write you a letter that begins with I love you and ends with I love you

Fate was tricky like that. It consumed us when we thought we were free, and it freed us when we thought we were captured Shannon A. Thompson, Death Before Daylight oh! … background Before watching Beautiful Life, here’s some context, especially for westerners who might not understand the notions of disability in this dorama, given that disability is viewed differently in most western cultures. In …

You don’t find love, it finds you!

Accept the things to which fate binds you Love the people with whom fate brings you together Do so with all your heart Marcus Aurelius oh! … brief A young office worker, Chen Xin Yi, has the reputation of never saying no, so she is taken advantage of by all those around her, work colleagues, family and even her boyfriend. She plans and buys tickets for …

My body is withered and cold … the spring of my days is over …..

She is leaving him, not all at once, which would be painful enough, but in a wrenching succession of separations. One moment she is here, and then she is gone again, and each journey takes her a little farther from his reach. He cannot follow her, and he wonders where she goes when she leaves. Debra Dean, The Madonnas of Leningrad oh! … background Early-onset …

The ego has learned to be very clever in order to survive.

The ego has learned to be very clever in order to survive – it is capable of resorting to any lengths or ruse of self-deception and camouflage. The world we witness is merely the drama of collective egos acting out on the perceptual stage of form and time. David R. Hawkins oh! … brief This cdrama follows the life of Jin Yi Bei (the rich daughter …

The worst affected by corruption is the common man!

The duty of youth is to challenge corruption Kurt Cobain oh! … brief The paths of Shin Young-joo, a section chief in the local police department and Lee Dong-joon, an upright and morally just judge, cross when Shin Young-joo’s father is accused of causing the death of a fellow investigative reporter and family friend. However, Lee Dong-joon is manipulated by the powerful CEO, Choi Il …