I’m attracted to the idea of drowning. Or rather the idea of jumping off and being enveloped by something, not bad or good, just enveloping. When I was a kid, I had this moment when I got under the water, lying on the pool floor, and I felt I could breathe. I’ve been trying to recreate that feeling ever since.
Who said adults don’t need to play, too? Research shows that doing something engaging, voluntary and fun helps adults maintain their social well-being and reduces risks of diseases like Alzheimer’s. And as an added bonus, having some playtime makes adult life more enjoyable. So go ahead –– crack open that new book or break out some markers for doodling.
This is a real panda! China has this “panda diplomacy” and this one will be sent to Japan as an friendship envoy. For the safety reason he sits as a passenger with his feeder, not in a cage. Fastening the seat belt, wearing a diaper, eating bamboos
I would love to sit next to a panda on my next flight.
Wheelock College Singapore Writing Centre: Mission Statement
The Writing Centre is a community of learners at Wheelock College Singapore that aims to build each writer’s confidence through collaboration, the exchange of ideas, resource development, and peer support. The Writing Centre provides students with a comfortable, inviting space to write, read, and spend time with their peers, as well as a platform for creativity and inspiration.
A photo taken last year in the Wheelock Singapore writing center.