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My Five Favorite Movie Love Stories

It’s Valentine’s Day and love is in the air. I’m a fan of, well, love. It’s a beautiful thing and one of my favorite aspects in a movie. 1.234 kata lagi

Movies

වසන්තය එද්දී හිම දියවෙනු ඇත... මග පැහැදෙනු ඇත... එමග දිග ආ Samurai රණකාමියෝ

හුදෙකලාවේ ජීවත්වන්නන් දෙස පිටතින් බැලුවොත් ඔවුන් සීමාසහිතයි, ප්‍රාථමිකයි කියලා පෙනෙන්නට පුළුවන්. මූලික අවශ්‍යතා හා උවමනා පමණක් සපුරාගත්, ලෝකයෙන් හැංගුණු අයවලුන් ලෙස පෙනෙන්න පුළුවන්.  නමුත් ඔවුනොවුන් අතර ඔවුන් ඉතා තෘප්තිමත් වගේම ශක්තිමත් වෙන්න පුළුවන්.

Terracotta V, The last Samurai.

This is Terracotta V, the last Samurai.  It has been great fun painting these amazing figures, but I suspect this will be my last, I need to move on, lol. 55 kata lagi

Original Acrylic Paintings.

Choking Under Pressure

The Bulletproof Musician has a blog post HERE about choking under pressure. Although he has contextualized for musicians, the principles remain true for anyone. The main idea is that anxiety interferes with attentive focus in action for 2 reasons: 266 kata lagi

Pedagogy

Poetry; Rhyming Verse: The Satsuma Rebellion

I went and watched the bloodied battlefields for glory,
Moved ahead; the imperials’ ways are always gorey.
I knew whenever I met the face of death, I could say, 43 kata lagi

Poetry

The Last Samurai **** (Out Of 4)

Consensus: “The Last Samurai” is a beautiful and breathtaking action epic. It also contains subtle performances and thoughtful dialogue the likes of which you don’t usually find in big budget films like this. 13 kata lagi

The Last Samurai

Top Five Inspiring Films

I’m always on the lookout for new sources of inspiration. Music is my favourite go-to, but I’m a firm believer that visual storytelling can be just as inspiring as words on the ear. 644 kata lagi