Tags » Hyperbole

Of Sheep and Those Who Impersonate Them

This will not be very long…okay, I hear you laughing. I’ve said that before and never delivered once, so I get the derision but I’m gonna TRY. 1,217 more words

Lt. Cmdr Timothy White to Face Charges for Firing Gun at Muhammad Abdulazeez During Chattanooga Killing Spree

Allen B. West — I never like to be reactionary and follow anything that may just be hyperbole or conspiracy theory. That’s why I held off on addressing this issue until I got confirmation — which came Friday afternoon via text message… 57 more words


Careful With Those French Words

EXACTLY thirty years ago when I was a Secondary Four student in Raffles Girls’ School, I asked my English teacher, Mrs. S., what she thought about using French words in our essays. 688 more words

The Straits Times

The Princess

Gold glittering from her ears, reflected in the gemmed bodice of her gown, the peach nylon screaming from her chest. She pauses, looks into the eye of her phone and snaps a glorious selfie. 130 more words

Creative Writing

Tortilla Jesus

His face appeared, the texture of ground corn,
staring to his left, the crown of thorns,
his black, wooly hair,

and all Maria Rubio had done was to pray… 203 more words


Five Easy Steps to Making Me Have a Huge Crush on You

Step One: Pay attention to me. It doesn’t matter what kind of attention. Watch me, even when you are talking to someone else. Bump your leg against mine. 751 more words


Kathryn's Cave

A hill, kissed by the sun and caressed by the wind. A few strong trunks of upreaching trees stand upon it in a sparse and intermittent manner. 205 more words