Monthly Archives: September 2012

PUTTING UP APPEARANCES

He put her on a pedestal In front of God and man. He put a ring on her finger Before her family and his. He put his body in hers, Sealing them in holy matrimony. She put her life on hold Before fame and fortune, he first. He started putting her through hell with words, […]

GATHER YOUR ROSES WHILE YE MAY

(To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time) By Robert Herrick (1591 – 1674) Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying: And this same flower that smiles today, To-morrow will be dying. The glorious lamp of Heaven, the sun, The higher he’s a-getting, The sooner will his race be run. And […]

12 YEAR OLD WRITES A ‘STRONGLY WORDED LETTER’ TO MITT ROMNEY

        Dear Governor Romney, I’d like to say congratulations on winning the republican nomination. But, I wish you stayed in Massachusetts. You’re plan for America isn’t what we need, and would hurt us more than it would help. First, repealing Obama care and other health plans he’s put in place have helped […]

LIKE KIM K, MITT ROMNEY WILL BE REMEMBERED FOR A VIDEO. HERE IS WHAT HE SAID

              In a country where everything you say is analyzed in five different ways, Republican Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney just can’t seem to say the right things. From contradicting what he said about leaving the private equity firm he founded and detailing the indelicate, not-so-patriotic things he invested in while he were there, Romney has […]

EVERYDAY HEROES

Most of the time, we take it for granted that there are soldiers are out there keeping the country safe, but do we really appreciate the work that they put in? This is a piece reminding us to take a minute out of our busy schedules just to respect what they do, appreciate them and […]

AIRPORT IN NASARAWA STATE

The first thing that will come to the mind of every reader is “what a very brilliant idea”. However, same reader would definitely be heart broken when he goes down to read that the state intends to build two airports. Yes two, you read correctly. Now at this point one will wonder why the government […]

The Obama speech that may get him re-elected

Michelle, I love you. The other night, I think the entire country saw just how lucky I am. Malia and Sasha, you make me so proud…but don’t get any ideas, you’re still going to class tomorrow.  And Joe Biden, thank you for being the best Vice President I could ever hope for. Madam Chairwoman, delegates, […]