die Katze und der Hase

Once upon a time, in a totally real, not made up kingdom close to the Amazon,  all animals lived in harmony. They broke bread together and partook in delightful feasts The Emperor and highest in command is the Elephant The  Musicians were the birds and crickets The Hunters included the Hyenas, wild cats and sharks […]

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AP Explains: The looming, final battle for Syria’s rebels

BEIRUT (AP) — In a corner of northwestern Syria packed with nearly 3 million people, the government and its opponents are preparing for a final, bloody showdown. The campaign for Idlib, the opposition’s only remaining stronghold in the country and now a refuge for over one million displaced Syrians, is likely to be the last […]

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To Be Alive

Let the sun bask in your face Let the rain splatter on your brow Let your heart beat faster than the speed of light Let the world know, it’s a great day to be alive   Image courtesy: Pinterest

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11-year-old girl gets heart transplant after visit by Drake

CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago girl has received a heart transplant just days after she danced her way into a hospital visit from Drake. Surgeons performed the transplant on 11-year-old Sofia Sanchez on Monday at Chicago’s Lurie Children’s Hospital. The Canadian rapper visited Sofia there after seeing a video of her dancing in a hospital hallway […]

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Kisses

  You suckle my blood, till I run dry You deviant Nubian of valour Leaving elysian kisses upon my skin.   Sentiment promises a reward of intimacy A sense of normalcy ruly stand You suckle my blood, till I run dry.   Our evolving persona transcends calamity Daunting places I outran Leaving elysian kisses upon […]

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Congo: 2 who received experimental Ebola treatment recover

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo’s health ministry says two of the first 10 people to receive an experimental treatment for the Ebola virus in the latest outbreak have recovered, and monitoring could show what role the treatment played. The head of the World Health Organization on Saturday congratulated Congo’s government for making several experimental treatments […]

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Reckless Lovers

Candles check. Chardonnay check. Roses check. Not to downplay the foreplay but second chances is only fair play He thought so So did she. Without  reflex or resentments. They toy with the notion that sets it into motion Before hand the thought of his presence brought commotion discriminating bravado romance from reckless emotions. lips plum  like cherry […]

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Release remanded 112 Imo women protesters SERAP, Nigerians demand

  And Nigeria continues to plummet to an all time low . Here is a fraction of the reason  I wouldn’t argue with Trump for  his vile comments on minority countries; The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, including many Nigerians have demanded the unconditional release of 112 pro-Biafra Imo women who were arrested, detained […]

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I don’t want to be you anymore

More than once, the cave deity spoke to me. She said, Remember, you are not him. You don’t have to be like him, walk like him, talk like him. You are not him. Free yourself from the wrighting manacles of his approval. Release yourself from the controlling power of his mind. It’s more important that you […]

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Madonna’s rambling Aretha Franklin tribute earns backlash

This is a #DearWhitePeople moment   NEW YORK (AP) — The backlash was swift for Madonna’s rambling, egocentric tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards, with media and Queen-of-Soul fans wondering why she got the gig in the first place. Dressed in flowing black with grandiose flourishes of African jewelry, Madonna’s send-off […]

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