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Japanese Sake presentation and tasting event

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On Thursday November 6th 2014 I was invited to a special Japanese Sake presentation and tasting event put on my the Japanese Embassy and hosted by the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel. The event was part of ongoing celebrations that mark the 50th year of diplomatic relations between...

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Picnic by the Pouii with the Jamaica JET Alumni Association

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The Jamaica JET Alumni Association (JJETAA) invited me this year to their second staging of what we hope to be the annual staging of “Picnic by the Pouii” at the Hope Botanical Gardens inn Kingston Jamaica. A number of years ago the JJETAA donated two Pouii trees...

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KAMI – Paper Puzzle Game

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KAMI is a multiple award winning paper puzzle game first released on iOS but now available on Steam, Mac App Store, Google Play and Amazon. The simplistic but additive design features fold-out coloured paper squares which players use to adjust the colours to complete each...

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Aldnoah.Zero – Mecha Anime done (mostly) right

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Twelve episodes of this seasons breakout anime hit Aldnoah.Zero has come and gone. In my first impressions post about Aldnoah.Zero I noted that it had the foundations of what could develop into a good story and had some interesting characters. I happy to say that the anime...

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Confucius Institute Day 2014 @ UWI Mona

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On September 27th 2014 the area surrounding the Philip Sherlock Centre at the University of the West Indies Mona Campus will take on a distinctly Chinese appearance from 10am – 5pm to celebrate Confucius Institute Day 2014. The celebration marks the birth of Confucius, the wise Chinese philosopher...

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Freshman -> Sophomore -> Junior

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My year as a freshman seems so long ago and my sophomore year went by super fast. As I begin my third year in college as a junior I look back in disbelief on all I have achieved so far and look forward towards what...

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Speed Drawing Gatchaman with Masami Suda

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Long time veteran of the anime/manga industry in Japan Masami Suda was the special guest and a big attraction at Anime Nation 2014. He signed autographs, participated in lengthy question and answer session, critiqued the artwork of local artists. He also drew a character from...

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Anime Nation 2014

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Anime Nation continues to grow from strength to strength. Now in its fifth year the annual anime and Japanese cultural expo did not disappoint for 2014. The new venue at the New Kingston Business centre is the perfect location for the event. It is quite...

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