Dollars Require Sense

The colloquialism “making ends meet” is derived from a Middle English expression, which refers to the tightening of one`s belt – where one`s appetites are drastically hindered, due to financial inclements. Implied is the premise that one is not of a sufficient revenue to be comfortable with the persistent tightness or laxity of the proverbial … Continue reading Dollars Require Sense

What Is A Man?

CANNES, FRANCE – The Marlboro Man is having an identity crisis.

The Leo Burnett advertising agency, which created the iconic macho cowboy, said a new study it conducted found that half the men in most parts of the world don`t know what is expected of them in society and three-quarters of them think images of men in advertising are out of touch with reality.

Most ads have lumped men into one of two groups — the soft, caring type known as “metrosexuals,” who are comfortable with facial peels and pink shirts, or the stereotypical “retrosexuals,” who remain oafishly addicted to beer and sports.

Continue reading “What Is A Man?”

But Now I See

The Night has come… I wish to be embraced with it – and in it. I wish to be surrounded by the Black. No sleep for me, I can rest not – for I am beckoned by the Cicada Songs and rustle of the late evening breezes of mid-Summer. I want to run, through the … Continue reading But Now I See