Before you freak out, don’t worry, I’m still going to keep blogging – just not here! I have bit the bullet, and done what I have wanted to do for a very long time. So, without further ado, with a heavy heart, I say goodbye to mettelray.wordpress.com and I’ll wait for you on the other-side… at
During the announcement for the 90th Academy Award nominees, I was luckily preoccupied with a few work things, and wasn’t paying attention. Good thing too, because the wait, the anticipation and the nerves would have been torture. And the pressure to seek out one particular nomination was also lifted, because right when I logged onto Twitter, I saw what I most wanted to see.
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There is a very big reason why I’m not mentioning one of my all time favourite workplace related comedy show in this list, and it’s because the last theme for this year is much more suited for it. But when I started to think of other shows related to workplaces, I realised I have three picks that are also very much related to each other. Oh and apparently I have a thing for law firms.
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Since 1997, Tallinn’s Black Nights Film Festival, a unique event showing feature films as well as short films, animations and youth films, has grown and developed into an A-class film festival. Taking place in November, when the nights here in Estonia are black and the air is cold, the festival provides warmth and comfort to cinema lovers, friends and enthusiasts all around the world. My own experience with Black Nights has been different each year but there’s always a constant feeling I have towards this film festival: admiration.
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The ability to make a room full of people laugh is never an easy one but Daniel Sloss seemed to do it with ease last week at Vaba Lava in Tallinn, Estonia. Yet, despite the never ending laughter in the room, the young comedian did something even more noteworthy – he told a story of loss, and the entire room fell silent.
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