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Benjamin Bitrus popularly known as Thrillz, is a Nigerian-born singer, songwriter and rapper. Gombe State is a Motherland for this talented Hausa hip hop musician, but he has been raising in Abuja. 70 more words

Biography

Aisha Abubakar Usman (born 1995) is a Nigerian actress of Kannywood, the ebony
beauty has featured in more than 30 successful movies, some of which are “Blackberry,” “Acuci Maza” and “Ibro Maciji.” But acting was not her first choice as she was into singing before venturing into acting. 16 more words

Biography

WRITER, SAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY: ERNEST HEMINGWAY'S SECRET ADVENTURES, 1936-1961 by Nicholas Reynolds

(Ernest Hemingway in Spain during the Civil War)

In Nicholas Reynolds new book, WRITER, SAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY: ERNEST HEMINGWAY’S SECRET ADVENTURES, 1935-1961, the author, the CIA Museum’s historian poses the question as to why Hemingway, who tried all forms of spying, before and during World War II would sign on with Stalin’s henchmen at the NKVD.  1,611 more words

Biography

Syntax

A tangled mind,

Confused in thought,

With endless cash,

No smile been bought,

The smaller things,

They cause concern,

The lost syntax,

The needless burn.

Poetry

Heart of Gray by Richard W. Enners


Richard W. Enners’ Heart of Gray: Lt. Raymond “Iggy Enners: Courage and Sacrifice of a West Point Graduate in Vietnam (Acclaim Press, 256 pp., $26.95) is a shining tribute to the author’s older brother. 342 more words

Nonfiction

Born a Crime

Read 22/03/2017-24/03/2017

Rating: 4 stars

Read for The Reader’s Room March Madness Challenge

When this book came up as one of the Reader’s Room March Madness Challenge reads, the description interested me. 884 more words

Book Review

Ashes in the Wind by Christopher Bland (Head Zeus)

“John Burke wants to be Tomas Sullivan. John wants Tomas’s worn brown boots, the scabs on his knees, his green jersey darned with whatever coloured wool had come to his mother’s hand. 355 more words

Fiction