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Divorce and Cherry Slurpies

A lazy park bench
On a kite-flying kind of day
Little hands holding red ice so sticky sweet
Divorce and Cherry Slurpies
That’s what I remember… 85 more words

The Christian tragedy in the Middle East did not begin with Isis

Original post from The Independent

‘………….A hundred years on from the Armenian genocide, and a Christian minority is again suffering

One summer’s day in 1990, I walked into a beautiful Crusader chapel in Keserwan, a gentle mountainside north of Beirut, where an old Catholic Maronite priest pointed to a Byzantine mosaic of – I think – Saint John. 1,003 more words


Discovering: The M4 - A Road to Tragedy

*The following is a news article for radio written during July, 2014.

Two men have died, after their vehicle collided against a bridge on the M4, near La Mercy on Saturday morning. 293 more words


Re-watching Vertigo - Questions, Questions

Ever since watching Vertigo for the first time several weeks ago (my original review can be found here), I knew I wanted to see it again now that I knew the twist. 879 more words


A Fine Forest Moment.

The evening sun has come, just as I am finishing the chores in the hut. The final contest shall begin in a few minutes. “Nnenna! All your mates are excitedly waiting at the village square for the match oh. 2,856 more words


Introduction: Bo Burnham

Bo Burnham began as your run-of-the-mill youtuber. Always having a knack for comedy, he would write satirical songs and share them with his friends at school. 223 more words

Bo Burnham

"Money Finds Men Friends": Sophocles, Fragment 88 (Sons of Aleus)

“Money finds men friends
and honor too, and, at the last,
the seat of power nearest heaven.
No one, truly, is an enemy to money; 65 more words