Monday, March 27, 2017

Anonymous Sketch Artist Leaves His Mark In a TTC Subway Train In Toronto

Sketches found on three pages of the 24 hrs newspaper of March 24, 2017

It was Friday, March 24, when I was going to downtown Toronto on a TTC subway train, I came across a fellow passenger beside me flipping through the day's free daily newspaper 24 hrs

On a few pages, there were some hand-drawn sketches beside some photos of personalities printed with related news. I commented, "Beautiful sketches!" "Oh,no!" the passenger replied, " I didn't do these. These were done by someone else who left the newspaper on this seat." After going through the paper, the passenger left it on the seat and got down in the third station. 

Then the idea came to my mind that I can use the anonymous artist's sketches in my blog as a feature. The result is what you are seeing in this posting of mine. 

Now you may have your take on it. 

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Sunday, March 26, 2017

The Quotation of the Week (March 26 - April 1, 2017)

A quotation of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe on 'dealing with criticism,' compiled by Jerome D'Costa
Photo (A ceiling light fixture in Toronto: March 22, 2015) © Jerome D'Costa

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Sunday, March 19, 2017

The Quotation of the Week (March 19 - 25, 2017)

A quotation of Benjamin Franklin on 'being civil and friendly,' compiled by Jerome D'Costa
Art & Design © Jerome D'Costa (2017)

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

SING TAO: A Publication of Toronto

Sing Tao - a Chinese-language daily - from Toronto
This daily, published in three editions from Toronto, Calgary, and Vancouver B.C., covers Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Canada, and world through news, features, articles and opinions on politics, economy, business, personalities, entertainment, environment, health and fitness, food and recipes, lifestyle, beauty and fashion, science and technology, automobiles, real estate, travel, sports, and more. 

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It's also available online at: Sing Tao

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

L'EXPRESS: A Publication of Toronto

L'Express --a newspaper from Toronto
It's a French-language newspaper providing news, features, and articles on international and Canadian politics, economy, business, art and culture, education, entertainment, media, science and technology, family, food and recipes, justice, history, personalities, travel, sports, and more.

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It's also available online at: L'Express

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Monday, March 13, 2017

AL-AHRAM ELGDEED: A Publication of Toronto

Al-Ahram Elgdeed -- a bi-weekly newspaper -- from Toronto
This Arab-language newspaper emphasizes on 'the promotion and interpretation of economic, social and cultural interests of ethnic communities [including Coptic Christians, in Canada] from Egypt." It also deals with politics, religion, health, food, and more. 

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It's also available online at: Al-Ahram Engdeed

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Sunday, March 12, 2017

The Quotation of the Week (March 12 - 18, 2017)

A quotation of Frank A. Clark on 'parenting,' compiled by Jerome D'Costa
Artwork (A dad playing with his son in Toronto: Feb. 12, 2017) © Ujjal Peter D'Costa

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