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Avatar: A Remembrance

Both Avatar movies are visual masterpieces. But they are more than mere entertainment. They serve as a remembrance of our connection to Nature. They also recount our past placing a mirror in front of us. They tell an old story set in the future and dare us to watch it from another perspective.

My Favorite Books of 2022

I’ve read a lot of wonderful books this year but there are some readings that really made an impression on my mind and heart. Here are my reviews of my favorite readings of 2022.

Happy Valentine’s Day!: Tune In to Love

I remember fondly many different types of Valentine’s Day. I remember that when I had my first boyfriend when I was fifteen I was so excited for Valentine’s Day to arrive for the first time in my life. Though there wasn’t much to look forward to since we had a long-distance relationship that was more…

Yes, Sensei!: The Teachers that Made Us

To prepare for the fourth season of Cobra Kai, I rewatched the whole series again and I have been thinking on the figure of the Sensei in this modern sequel to the 80s Karate Kid films. The word sensei 先生 (せんせい) has been used to mean teacher. In fact, this word means “born before” so it is…

The Bargain

Someone I love hurt me, deeply hurt me. I thank that someone for he is my mirror. He cut me open and the light got inside. All this light, it whispered to me. It reminded me of the bargain we stroke a long time ago, In another time, in another state, in another space.

Superwomen Only Exist in Comic Books

Since the women’s traditional role shifted from being a housewife to a more professional or business-oriented way of life, women have been under the stress of the “superwoman syndrome”. Read more about it in this post…

Stories and Life

It seemed so simple, didn’t it? You had a dream when you were little and the only plan was to follow it. It was going to come true eventually because in stories… dreams always do.


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Hi! I am Mar. Welcome to my blog!  I’m a Language & Literature teacher. I’m very passionate about books, films, traveling, self-care, mental health and other wanderings of my mind. I really wish that my words can help shine a light into the world! 🌟

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