I was a volunteer at an online free teen support hotline last year.We started the morning with a “check in” circle. You know: Where we’re supposed to tell each other how our week was going and how we’re feeling?…. Our feelings do matter too.
By K.T.Nhamo On Zealous Thierry Have you seen the collection of costumes they’re selling for little girls this year? It is shocking. I mean, it shocked me. And if it doesn’t shock everybody, I’d like to know why not. I’m not talking about all the teens or tweens who want to dress up like BrittanyContinue reading “Have you seen the collection of costumes they’re selling for little girls this year?”
We live in a society where people are more offended by swear words and middle fingers than they are by famine, warfare and the destruction of the environment. The order of the day is people are constantly nerve-stricken after previously following the permission to live lies. An overlap into discomfort largely comes from an excessContinue reading “Faux Outrage”
I do not think one can assess a writer’s motives without knowing something of his early development. His subject matter will be determined by the age he lives in… but before he ever begins to write he will have acquired an emotional attitude from which he will never completely escape. It is his job, noContinue reading “Writers”
When I was a kid, war wasn’t fashionable. My family didn’t know anybody who was in the military. Gun owners? We thought of them as freaks. They lived on run-down old farms, or were gangsters in the big cities. Cops were sort of jokes, too– the not-very bright sons of working class families who wereContinue reading “Fashion of War, The new normal.”
Do you mean to say that even our most reliable news media panders to the administration in power, and doesn’t tell the whole truth to the Zimbabwean people? Oh my stars and garters! You’re shocked? Try reading some of the newspapers from outside Zimbabwe. You’ll find a totally different viewpoint. Our newspapers, radios, and televisionsContinue reading “Our newspapers don’t tell the whole ugly truth!!😱😱😱😱”
One thing about music is that when it hits you, you feel no pain. My music taste ranges from “You’ve gotta listen to this” to “I know, please don’t judge me.” A day without music is like…just kidding, I have no idea. When I was a little boy, I told my Dad, ‘When I growContinue reading “The Power of Music”
Boogapony and GLAM Promotions is thrilled to present: Hello, everyone! Welcome to the aFa Weekend Concert Series! I’m Frank, your host. You can currently find me strolling the beach with provoking thoughts at Beach Walk Reflections. In my prior blog life, I hosted A Frank Angle for over 11 years. Music was an important part […]
Anyone who deals with the government or large corporations knows that these days nobody is playing by the rules. ..