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About bananaboatblues

Hi! I'm Carmel. I like sailboats.


Apologies for having forgotten this blog. I have too much stuff I dwell on, eating all my time and energy. Quite frankly, these past couple of weeks, I’ve been feeling consumed, unhappy and stuck. I was living a life I … Continue reading

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Major Major

So there had been a lot of fuzz regarding the answer that was said to have caused Venus Raj the crown. If I were in her place, I don’t know what I would have said too. But I’m a totally … Continue reading

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Vanity Teen

Hey you guys! I haven’t mentioned here before but I’m contributing for the Vanity Teen website now. Mainly, I write about male models. Typical. haha. But there. I hope you guys check it out if you have time. Here are … Continue reading

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So you think you can dance?

cos James Smith sure can. watch the video here. P.S. I’m calling dibs on this boy.

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I remembered the time I started to like models. I got so crazy with the skinny punk boy look. Think Cole Mohr, Ash Stymest. As my growing fascination for models continued, the types of boys I liked evolved. Mostly they … Continue reading

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Spin your top

With movies, I normally have very low expectations. It’s so easy for me to like a movie, cos I don’t really set a level, you know. I want the movie experience to be stress-free and light. So most of the … Continue reading

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Scottish Skwatings

So, menswear fashion week is done, World cup just ended and NYFW doesnt start til September. I have nothing left to do. So I decided to watch Trainspotting. I heard from a person I follow in twitter that it was … Continue reading

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