End of publishing?

What was once seen as the latest tech gadget to be added to the pile, is now quickly becoming a threat to the book publishing sector. Three giants currently rule the electronic book market: Kindle, Apples’ bookshelf, and Nook. How big will e-books get? Is this a fad or will this be encouraged in efforts to preserve our environment? Thousands of…

“O Crap”

It all starts with the most horrible sleep I’ve had in a long time. I woke up late with a pulled muscle in my neck and found myself rushing for the train to get to school. Before I left I had to take the dog for a walk. When we got back in I smelled…

snowboarding

 Snowboarding I used to think that I really hated winter, I hated snow. But, since I went snowboarding last year I changed my mind right after the first time I’ve tried it. I never thought that I would like it, but my boyfriend said we have a chance to come here (the US) at…

REIKI-HEALTH HEALING

This summer I’ve spent a lot of time workshops outside of my Thai Yoga practice (Ruesri Dat Ton) which is a traditional Thai self-stretching.  I’ve been busy learning Reiki energy healing; I’ve become a Reiki channel. Yes, I certified Reiki and have the ability to give healing to people.  After becoming a Usui Reiki, I…

Back to School… Not for Everyone

This past weekend, I had the opportunity to meet up with my best friends from college. I went to undergrad at Pace University in Westchester and was lucky enough to find six girls that I bonded with deeply. We lived together all four years and remain extremely close. Post-college, we all moved to different areas…

What’s up with Football Season??!

Football Season is on, and the level of testosterone is high in the air. Last night my co-workers and I all gathered to a sports bar for a night out, it was the first time for me in a sports bar, and the first time hanging out with them outside of work. Why a sports…

Grown Simba Instrumental

wanna find the real, just study the ocean. how waves effect the motion, my boat is still floatin. i am the captain of the seas, Homer, Odyssey, people please. i gotta please. don’t wanna aggravate but never hate, hiding in the shadows know i levitate. give your money away or create your own hate. you…

Waiting for Superman

Twice this past week, Oprah discussed the movie Waiting for Superman on her show.  Waiting for Superman, a documentary in theaters September 24, takes a look at broken U.S. school systems and what can be done to fix them.  On Monday Oprah talked to parents of children in broken school systems as well as administrators,…

The Importance of Media In The Celebration Of Special Days

BARBIES 30TH Birthday Party The Barbie Company celebrated it’s 30th Birthday in New York, Lincoln Center, at 1989. A party was thrown and 700 Barbie buyers and celebrities joined this wonderful event. The party was entirely in pink. Everything was colored in pink ! Cakes, decoration stuff and items were entirely pink and even participants…

Florence Blueberries

Too many things come to mind when I think of Florence. I traveled to Florence for the first time my junior year of high school with one of my best friends and my mother. It is a pretty easy city to fall in love with when the most strenuous thing you have to do there…