Archive for the ‘ Our Islands ’ Category

 

Things are Looking Up

October 1st, 2010 by

Things are Looking Up

“People had no time for quarrels because everybody was filled with the festival spirit and we were surrounded by music and mirthfulness and people dancing in the streets. The vendors vended and the buyers bought.“

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Cat & Mouse

September 1st, 2010 by Alfonso Ebanks

Cat & Mouse

“Honduran Coast Guard were there trying to discourage the fortune seekers, but they were not having too much luck”

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Puppy Love

August 1st, 2010 by Alfonso Ebanks

Puppy Love

The love that burns inside a human heart is only for that very special person. In spite of its life altering effects, love has its downsides. Love cannot be bought, it cannot be forced on someone, it cannot be demanded of someone and you cannot hold

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A Society in Trouble

July 1st, 2010 by

A Society in Trouble

In this country the delinquents don’t have to think twice about committing a horrible crime because they reason that they will not be caught, and on the very slim chance they are caught there will not be enough evidence to convict them, and if they are

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Arizona SB 1070

June 1st, 2010 by Alfonso Ebanks

Arizona SB 1070

Illegal immigrants in the USA are hollering for their rights, this confuses me because I know that if you enter my house without my permission you can be assured that you left your rights at the gate and if I don’t kick you out it is a privilege I’m granting

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A Righteous Man

May 1st, 2010 by Alfonso Ebanks

A Righteous Man

He was then dragged for a fair distance by the mule before the rope was pulled completely around the saddle. What caused him to fall from the mule will always be a mystery but there is one thing that we can be certain of and that is, if there’s a place

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COPECO

April 1st, 2010 by Alfonso Ebanks

COPECO

“The COPECO will have as its fundamental objective the adoption of policies and measures to address the population, rehabilitation and reconstruction of areas damaged by the impact of natural phenomena that affect economic activity and welfare of the

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Minimum Wage

March 1st, 2010 by Alfonso Ebanks

Minimum Wage

The private sector is taking advantage of the very lax government enforcement of the long established labor laws. A good example is a small business that employed 4 persons but now has only three because of the change in the minimum wage.

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TIME

February 1st, 2010 by Alfonso Ebanks

TIME

“Time is nature’s way of keeping everything from happening at once.” This quote is attributed variously to Albert Einstein, John Archibald Wheeler and Woody Allen. By its very simplicity and its profound implications I sincerely believe that it was coined

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My New Year’s Resolution

January 1st, 2010 by Alfonso Ebanks

My New Year's Resolution

I will try hard not to remind a person of a good deed I have done for them in the past whenever they refuse me the tiniest favor. I resolve not to try anymore to collect outstanding debts that are over 10 years old. I also resolve not to pay any outstanding

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