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I made it through another week! Sadly, not everyone that began this week did.

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  • Excited: Now that it is July, one month of love poems begins on this blog!
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Writing

Is He Gone Yet?

He was supposed to leave last night. If he’s gone I can have my city back.

US President Barack Obama was here yesterday. It wasn’t his first visit, but it will probably be his last, for which I for one am thankful. 626 more words

Politics

Cuba - climbing out of the past

It seems a lifetime ago now but just ahead of the US presidential visit, we achieved a long-held ambition to visit Cuba.

When I saw Obama’s entourage on the news, sheltering from the torrential rain under their umbrellas, I thought of the dozens of families living in this derelict building next door to us in Havana. 264 more words

Climbing

Obama: 'My Daughters Want To Meet Messi.'

The President of the United States of America visited Argentina for the first time in his life with his two daughters – Sasha and Malia. 96 more words

General News

When the president comes to town

Being a reporter has afforded me lots of interesting opportunities over the past few years, but none so cool as sitting in a community center gymnasium in my hometown while the president of the United States spoke. 352 more words

West Virginia

Anchorage after Obama

Yes these are Obama’s flowers! It’s no secret that Obama stayed at the hotel I work at. Well maybe it was a little bit of a secret until the barriers went up and the dogs moved in. 438 more words

Humor

Photos : Buhari Arrives Ghana For Security Talks

President Buhari of Nigeria being welcomed by the Ghanaian President John Mahama. Pictures below

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