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Let’s help Sushant fund his project!

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This campaign is to fundraise for Sushant Gautam’s travel expenses to attend CGI University 2017 event happening this October in Boston for his commitment to play a role in his community to improve sanitation and mensural health conditions of girls in Nepal. The fund will be used to fund his airplane tickets and accommodation.

Read more clicking here.

 

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Solidarity with the young talent

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AEGIS is a team of young talents from Nepal; they study computing engineering at the Pulchowk Campus, Tribhuvan University. There they were awarded the Hult Prize, and now they are going for the big prize, taking part in the 8th Annual Hult Prize Challenge, with the challenge “Refugees – the Reawakening of Human Potential”.

To take part they need our help. Due to the extreme lack of resources in their country, they decided to resort to crowdfunding. Read more here: https://www.gofundme.com/sfkjnmph

One hundred followers and counting

This is one of those special days. One of those days you don’t experience every day. When this blog was started some months ago, it was like a pipe-dream, I didn’t trust it could get many readers. But this number makes me believe! So here we go, sharing this previous experience from the sister project “El blog de Fabio”.

One hundred followers. Thanks to Tim Miller, who happened to be the one-hundredth person to click here. And thanks also to other ninety-nine previous followers. And thanks also to so many other people who do not click to show they were here, but… they read this blog, all the same.

To all of you, simply: a big thank you for coming, passing by, reading… staying!


(Original post: the first 100 followers of “El blog de Fabio, months ago).

Hay muchas personas que dan dicha. También, algunos números. Y no es fácil expresarlo. Es muy agradable escribir, eso lo sé desde hace mucho. Además, es un deleite disponer de un dispositivo dedica…

Source: Seguidores que suman y siguen

Nominated for Versatile Blogger Award

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As a  blogger I’m very thankful for receiving this NOMINATION for Versatile Blogger Award. The nomination came via the sister project El blog de Fabio, which in turn was nominated by Maquiaveloweb.

These are the rules:

  1. Show the award on your blog.
  2. Thank the person/people who nominated you.
  3. Share 7 things about yourself.
  4. Nominate 15 blogs.

Facts:

  • I am of Italian stock,
  • I can write in at least 6 languages,
  • I like to write,
  • I adore the music of Johann Sebastian Bach,
  • My favorite movie is The Name of the Rose,
  • My favorite novel is The Godfather,
  • Long before Internet was available to everybody, I loved writing letters to pen pals from all over the world.

Nominated blogs

Thanks to everybody!

Three-Day Quote Challenge – Day 2

Hi everybody. Thanks once again to Rachael. I go on with this challenge.
What? You didn’t get it yesterday? OK. Read on and you will understand.

Learning to let go should be learned before learning to get. Life should be touched, not strangled. You’ve got to relax, let it happen at times, and at others move forward with it.
– Ray Bradbury

It is not good to look at the clouds or your work will not progress.
– ancient Mayan proverb

You only lose what you cling to.
– Buddha

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Three-Day Quote Challenge – Day 1

Hi everybody. Thanks, Rachael. I take the challenge!
What? Read on and you will understand.

Praised be You my Lord through Sister Water,
So useful, humble, precious and pure.
– St Francis of Assisi

If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. If they don’t, they never were.
– Khalil Gibran

Truth does not become more true by virtue of the fact that the entire world agrees with it, nor less so even if the whole world disagrees with it.
– Maimonides

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