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Hope – Our Best Friend

Life they say is a journey, a journey of learning. This learning my friends would never have been possible had we never fallen and the journey would have ended had we never picked ourselves up and moved on. The reason we do that is called hope. Years ago there was a brown skinned Indian man in South Africa. We all know him as Mahatma Gandhi – the father of our great nation, the man largely credited for freeing India from the hands of the British. He fought tirelessly for years, with just one weapon – non-violence. What was so special about him? He was like any other man. He was just another family guy. In fact his son hated him to the core and I am sure like any other married … Read entire article »

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Give the BUT a kick in the BUTT

Give the BUT a kick in the BUTT

We all want stuff in our lives. We all have dreams for that perfect life we’ve always wanted to live but, it’s always the ‘but’ that comes in the way. At times, life seems to be drowning in a sea of ‘BUTs’. How many times have we said or heard people say: ‘I want that house but, I don’t have the money for it.’ ‘I really want to go for that dream holiday but, I don’t have … Read entire article »

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Drabble: Murder

Drabble: Murder

A drabble is an extremely short work of fiction of approximately one hundred words in length. She hated it when someone disturbed her. Over the years she had learnt to remain calm. But today was just one those days. The little thing just wouldn’t stop bugging her. ‘That’s it, I’ve had enough of you!’ she screamed at the little creature. She picked up the nearest weapon she could find and whacked the poor little thing silencing the irritating noise forever. ‘Why … Read entire article »

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