Friday Apr 4
Blue Nile Monologue by Ghelawdewos Araia, PhD
I was born millions of years ago Perhaps 180 million years geological timeline When Gondwanaland broke up During the Mesozoic period When crustal extension took place Beyond the Lake A ana Near the mountain called Denquez I was then alone except for the stars The moon and the sun that accompanied me Other planets too that gave me solace In ... (more)
The Baltimore Sun
Somalia, peacekeepers launch offensive against militants: U.N.
African Union peacekeepers and the Somali army have begun a major offensive against al Shabaab militants, the U.N.'s Special Representative to Somalia said on Wednesday, urging donors to fund logistical support.