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[6 Jan 2014 | 2 Comments | 50 views]
[Art/poem] Self portrait

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“un/contained” — self portrait

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[31 Dec 2013 | 8 Comments | 181 views]
Bye-bye 2013: ‘Selfie’ in the Paleolithic time

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2013 Oxford Dictionaries’ word of the year: ‘selfie’
Farewell 2013, Bye-bye ‘selfie’ Year!
Welcome 2014!
HAPPY NEW YEAR, FOLKS!!!

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[31 Dec 2013 | No Comment | 46 views]
My 2013 quotes

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On Dec 31st, the last day of 2013, let me post various quotes I made in the year of 2013. Yes, I still am doing it — making random snarky quotes that is!
Happy Dec 31st! Enjoy!

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[24 Dec 2013 | 2 Comments | 25 views]
[Greetings] Holidays 2013

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Merry Christmas
Blessed Yuletide
Happy Kwanzaa
Happy Holidays!!
 

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[28 Dec 2012 | 10 Comments | 234 views]
Steiner, 1993 & Lim, 2012: Dog on the Internet

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Left: A cartoon by Peter Steiner, published by The New Yorker on 5 July 1993
Right: A cartoon by Merlyna Lim, 2012

HAPPY NEW YEAR, FOLKS!

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[18 Aug 2012 | No Comment | 1,013 views]
[Greetings] Eid Mubarak! Selamat Hari Raya Idul Fitri

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To my Muslim friends….

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[1 Jan 2012 | 16 Comments | 2,002 views]
May your 2012 …

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The blog hasn’t been updated for sometime… as its blogger has been ‘on leave’ (from typing;p). But this is the first day of 2012, so she comes back temporarily. Here is one blog post for the readers….
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May you find the food yummier, the air cleaner, the environment less abused, the cost much cheaper, the neighborhood safer, the bed cozier, and your home homier than ever. 

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[1 Nov 2011 | 12 Comments | 2,291 views]
SEVEN: draw your days 2011 [lim's impossibilities]

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Yes, it’s that time of the year again. The SEVEN: Draw Your Days 2011 is here. After being absent last year, I came back this year. I agree with my good friend Tita who organized this event. “It’s a good distraction from clicking and tapping on your gadgets all day!” I’m glad I participated (scroll down to directly see my drawing without reading my rambling on participatory culture).
Check out the “SEVEN” blog and you’ll find out that many enthusiastic artists and non-artists participated. It’s an evidence that participatory culture in …

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[1 Sep 2011 | 7 Comments | 1,784 views]
Happy Eid, Selamat Lebaran

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First I apologize for being delayed in passing this greeting. I’ve been on the move and not always have a secured Internet connection. Meanwhile, the hurricane Irene impacted my trips (beautifully forcing me to stay longer with great friends in Indiana, thanks Irene!) and yet, now I am safe and sound in the East Coast.
Though it’s slightly late, let me greet you a Happy Eid, Selamat Lebaran, by sharing you this poem I wrote seven year ago.
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At the end of Ramadhan,
the month of peace and tranquility
I want to hold …