Author: Melanie Palafox

The Pumpkin – a poem for the fall

Oh, greenly and fair in the lands of the sun, The vines of the gourd and the rich melon run, And the rock and the tree and the cottage enfold, With broad leaves all greenness and blossoms all gold, Like that which o’er Nineveh’s prophet once grew, While he waited to know that his warning was true, And longed for the storm-cloud, and listened in vain For the rush of the whirlwind and red fire-rain. On the banks of the Xenil the dark Spanish maiden Comes up with the fruit of the tangled vine laden; And the Creole of...

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thanks

Tony Scallo Nov 2014 Thankful To be thankful is to be grateful For another day on this earth But let it not be secluded To only a single day every year Every day you have on this earth is one to be thankful for. Happy...

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chicken lovers

Chicken is an excellent source of protein in the diet. It is naturally low in carbohydrates. Chicken is a good source of Vitamin B3 and Vitamin B6 and is also a good source of minerals including iron. Generally chicken breast meat contains the lowest level of fat, followed by skinless thigh and drumsticks.And don’t forget the chicken wings.Cause my chicken wings are bomb, says my mummy. Combine the olive oil, garlic, chili powder, garlic powder, salt, and pepper in a large, resealable bag; seal and shake to combine. Add the chicken wings; reseal and shake to coat. Cook the wings in the preheated oven 1 hour, or...

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What is depression?

This is what people get wrong. Depression is: loss of  interest feeling worthless and, or guilty thinking of life without you too much sleep or no sleep changes in your appetite feeling useless not giving a f*ck about anything being able to fake a smile Most of us make jokes about it but what we don’t know is that person needs love and affection. Not every thing is a joke, and depression is something to be takenseriously. This is affecting many teens and some are used to the pain and loneliness and can just smile and tell everyone they...

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