Movie: Hotel Rwanda (2004)
Accompanied with Roméo Dallaire “Shake Hands with the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda”, it is very frustrating to see Peacekeeping (Peacemaking is more precise) is often jeopardized by bureaucracy of United Nation aristocrat hierarchy.
Accomplishment: Getting better to make Vietnamese Iced Coffee
Music: Fred Eaglesmith
For an amazing outdoor jamboree-like concert and new CD.
Things Improved Exponentially: Bobcat operation
I could be able to become an organic farm operator in future?
A Complicated Kindness (Miriam Toews)
For this Manitoba writer’s struggle with Mennonite society, small town power–politics and human dynamics. It makes me to think about an ex-Hutterite friend back home.
Unforgettable Place: Lasqueti Island, British Columbia
For beautiful sunset and seaweed.
Photographer: Yuri Kozyrev
For striking photographs of war-torn areas.
Confession: I did first skinny-dipping in British Columbia.