Forgotten Kingdoms of Asia: The Kingdom of Queen Alli

After nearly a decade when I was traveling with the German Praktikum (internship) students through Elephants Pass, seeing the same lagoon I crossed at midnight surprised me how things were changing the world in an incredibly short time. As German students videotaped the lagoon, my mind recalled the once flourishing city of Nallur off the lagoon coast of Jaffna, which […]

Double Pane Window Glass Repair

For the past few weeks, I have been explaining how to repair a broken window pane in your home. But what if you have double pane windows? The process is the same? Well, more or less, except for a couple of variations. So, let’s review the single pane repair process and I will point out the differences from dual pane […]

A brief history of rock and pop music

You may be wondering when exactly rock / pop music began. There is no clear answer to this. Some might say it started with the advent of rock n roll with Bill Haley and the Comets in 1952. Others would say Elvis, although not the first, but surely the original world superstar. However, none of them were really the first. […]

Disasters happen in a political space

Although there are those who would disagree, natural disasters are probably not driven by politics, but they are not immune from politics either. Far from there. The actions taken by human actors undoubtedly affect the prevention, mitigation and damage of natural disasters and their aftermath. The ‘shock’ refers to the natural act itself, for example, the earthquake. The ‘reply’ comes […]

Seven signs you could be a closet writer

Sure you like reading books, in fact sometimes you enjoy reading them more than living in the real world, but if you like a good story, yearning for a world written with imagination is different from creating one, right? Are you sure a writer is born, calluses on the index finger and the third finger, and it is not done? […]

8 reasons to fall in love with trips to Marrakech

Just below the high mountain range of the African Atlas is the red city of Morocco known as Marrakech. With a culture that has grown to be so vibrant, free and pure, who would have known that this imperial city only started as another pit stop for medieval caravans? However, regardless of your humble beginnings, you will still be bound […]

What is the Best Sports Betting Sit

Best Sports Betting Site It can be a bit difficult, as many people try to tell you, to choose the best sports betting site. In fact, no matter where you turn for information on betting and gambling, you will most likely hear the same advice: Research your bets and do some studying. You need to know what your odds are, […]