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I AM SCARED

I am scared Frightened and anxious Everything I read And watch on the internet and TV Leads me to believe We have learned nothing from history I am scared That history will repeat itself Humans are weak and gullible They know what is right But are easily brainwashed by those that aren’t contrite I am…

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Still I Rise

Maya Angelou, the inspirational author, poet, playwright, actress, director, civil rights activist amongst many remarkable things, died today. It is a sad day. This iconic woman spoke words that touched the heart. She had powerful and fierce wit and I cannot mention the number of her quotes that I have read that have inspired me…

Tree of Life... Made by artists: Cristovao Canhavato (Kester), Hilario Nhatugueja, Fiel dos Santos and Adelino Serafim Maté. Maputo, Mozambique, 2004

Tree Of Life

I absolutely LOVE this concept. I recently visited the British Museum in London and saw the ‘The Tree of Life’ (pictured below). It was made by four artists from Mozambique using decommissioned weapons. In 1995, a project was set up by a Bishop (Dom Dinis Sengulane) in Mozambique called ‘Transforming Arms into Tools’ (TAE) which…