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What’s going on in Myanmar?

Myanmar (or Burma) has been in turmoil for years- the crisis is now so bad, it fills our television screens every day. I decided to do some digging into this crisis as soon as I remembered a Nobel prize winner is in... Continue Reading →


As a dentist, I don't always come cheap But if you want to save money Brush and floss Only those teeth you wish to keep And I have one more thing to say Ignore your teeth And they'll surely go... Continue Reading →

Tunnel Vision

Blind to the things I lack Grateful for the things I have   Tunnel vision Narrow path leads To contentment Wide angle vision Breeds resentment  Dash to gratitude  Raise your altitude Perspective change Reduce vision range Makes you Ignore the... Continue Reading →


 Grabbing a shovel Digging for the truth The lie lay hidden Not daring to move Sensing great danger The lie called  for help More lies arrived Covering their friend Protecting him to the end Noticing  the strange pile Sticking out... Continue Reading →

Just Smile

A real smile comes from the heart It worms its way up the body Forcing lips apart A fake smile is an Illusion That starts in the face Its vanishes as quickly Not leaving a trace Give me your smile... Continue Reading →

Bitter Fruits

The Sins Unseen We Commit Bear fruits most bitter Ruined lives are the consequence Copyright © 2017 Vivian Zems ( A Fibonacci Poem)

Hold On To Your Wig!

South Africa's Daily Sun Paper has reported a new crime wave- the theft of wigs- off your head!! It appears that drug addicts have found a new way of making a fast buck. They snatch them to re-sell at local... Continue Reading →

Locked And Loaded

(A haiku poem) Finding some Paper Eyes shift mischievously Pen, weapon of choice Copyright © 2017 Vivian Zems (image by ConradRuiz)

Aim High

( A Fibonacci Poem) This Loop Repeats Itself oft Love, hate, forgiveness  Why cant we stop at the first one? Copyright © 2017 Vivian Zems (image by Dark-gio)

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