Next week, Sherrie’s Always Write brings weekday humor and worldly insight to your inbox Monday – Friday. Each provides a 4 to 5 minute commentary on topics ranging from How a Country Mouse like me handles the Rat Race of city life to how to train for a half-marathon ~ or not. Don’t miss our Freelance Friday 10 Writing Rules by Elmore Leonard.
I proudly waive the flag of my beloved country. 10 Rio Refugee Athletes enter this year’s Olympic games dreaming of Gold, Silver, and Bronze, but have no country with whom to celebrate the potential fruits of their labor. Every Olympic games, there are athletes who compete without a country for various reasons. This year, 43 refugees were whittled down to 10 athletes, and for the First Time have joined forces to compete as a unified team. They are the orphans of the Olympiad games, but they belong to us all. The team will compete under the Olympic flag, and if any one of these spectacular athletes wins a medal, Continue reading “TRENDING TUESDAY 10 RIO OLYMPIC REFUGEE ATHLETES WITHOUT A COUNTRY”
The Olympics begin this Friday, August 5th, 2016, but don’t expect live Opening Ceremony coverage. Nor should you expect Rio’s president to attend. Israeli Sports Minister will miss the ceremony to honor her country’s Sabbath, even though she does not practice Shabbat personally. The USA will march in the ceremonies toward the front in alphabetical order under “E,” and a retired Victoria Secret model will take center stage at the games. Join Sherrie’s Always Write as we explore the WHY behind each story.
Next week, Sherrie’s Always Write brings weekday humor and worldly insight to your inbox Monday – Friday. Each provides a 4 to 5 minute commentary on topics ranging from the hilarious made up Olympics in the Midwest to Lunchbox Drinks for the Curtain Climbers. Don’t miss our Freelance Friday Guest Blogger Benjamin Thomas as he imparts wisdom on How to Attract Readers Using Top Blogging Basics.
Zika Mania is not to be confused with the boys from Liverpool – Beatle Mania. Not since the dreaded bedbug found in 4-hour nap establishments and certain college dorm rooms has there been so much hype about an insect. Mosquitos creep me out on a psychological level and are carriers of the “Gross” factor above and beyond what can be described in this blog. Brushing that aside, Continue reading “TRENDING TUESDAY ZIKA MANIA”