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Reshuffling the Villains

“Before diagnosing yourself with depression or some other vague psychological condition, check to make sure you aren’t in fact surrounded by assholes” – A mild variation of the popular saying.  It is a now a known fact that there are … Continue reading

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Sitting Frogs: My unequal femininity

Every now and then I have a ‘smash-the-phone-in-the-wall’ moment. I like my Smartphone. It’s a Blackberry curve 4, I think or 5. It may not be as up to date as an iPhone (frankly I don’t get what the hype … Continue reading

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Me, rich? Never!

It took me some time (probably due to years of brainwashing)…but I’ve eventually arrived at the realization that; Rich is NOT synonymous with ‘evil’ In fact there is nothing wrong with being rich.  Getting rich by fraudulent means, perhaps; being … Continue reading

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Shedding Cultural Skin: Part 1

Disclaimer #1: I am hardly an expert on Jamaican culture in fact I fail miserably at grasping most of our accepted ways of thinking and behaving… Most of our die hard beliefs lack logic, reasoning of any form and are … Continue reading

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Express Yourself!!…..

 …. if someone has a problem with it, just remember, it’s THEIR problem! 😉 I had my toenails french manicured, hot pink!! Something I would NEVER have considered 6 months ago!! (The horror -gasp-) I now see myself quite differently … Continue reading

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To WIn, Someone Has to Lose?

Some girls in our Microbiology class were being particularly sneaky and selfish with some past papers. These were critical papers which would give us a strong idea of what to expect on finals. Every third year Medical Technology student at … Continue reading

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When things don’t quite add up, try changing the calculator.

It was in Statistics class that it happened. A group of variables could not be processed by a relatively known and accepted method because they failed to meet the criteria of ‘normalcy’ [normality is the actual statistical term]…. We were … Continue reading

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The lifting of the edges….

A man told his grandson: “A terrible fight is going on inside me — a fight between two wolves. One is evil, and represents hate, anger, arrogance, intolerance, and superiority. The other is good, and represents joy, peace, love, tolerance, … Continue reading

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