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In the past week I remembered a scene from the popular Christmas comedy, Home Alone. In the first movie, which was undoubtedly the best of the series thus far, everyone was busy packing their stuff as they were about to travel on a Christmas trip. Little Kevin (the main star) is questioned by his sister as to why he was worried, after all, their mommy...

Monday, December 27, 2010

There seems never to be a dull moment in our little neck of the woods. When it’s not one thing, it’s bound to be another.

Monday, December 27, 2010

With the evolution of vehicles over time, there have been many advancements that current drivers tend to take for granted. Some of these include power steering, air conditioning and central locking.

Monday, December 27, 2010

There never seems to be a year that is hard to let go of, and so, as I sit here looking back on this year and looking forward to next year, I think of all the lessons this past year has brought.

Sunday, December 26, 2010

The feeling of loss, helplessness and impatience are eating away at our nation’s youth. No one wants to wait any longer. To reach; to reach now is the goal. To reach is sometimes vague and often ends before the destination.

Monday, December 27, 2010

There was an electricity in the air as shoppers tried to stock up on their groceries and conduct their last minute shopping for the Christmas holiday, and then for the last day of the old year.  Everywhere there was the ‘hunt’ for that bargain or the frenzy of getting the best ham or grog.

Monday, December 27, 2010

On a personal note our entire family is having a tough time as this is our first Christmas without our Mum and it is not easy making the adjustment.

Monday, December 27, 2010

I usually think about what I want to write for a while before I sit down to type. I had decided that this, my last column of the year, to be published on Boxing Day, should be softer than usual. I wanted to write about the importance of family.

Monday, December 27, 2010

As the year draws to a close, it may be useful to assess the performance of the People’s Partnership Government that assumed office on May 26, 2010 after the general election of May 24.

Saturday, December 25, 2010

I know it may seem a little late to be reading a Christmas wish list while you are choking on your chicken pastelle and reaching desperately for the sorrel.

Saturday, December 25, 2010

She yanked the twisted metal comb through the last tangle and her granddaughter, sitting between her legs on the step below, yelped in pain.

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