Saturday, September 20, 2008

Do Micheal Vick's Dogs Deserve Justice?

Does Michael Vick's punishment fit the crime? Ask the dogs what they
think should happen to the man, who forced them to fight till they
killed a dog or died themselves. Honestly, I bet the dogs would say
that he deserves more punishment and less fame. He should be made fight
for his life, while a crowd of people cheer and do nothing to help. I
believe that Michael Vick should have gotten a stronger sentence,
because of the many dogs that died or was maimed while in his care...(Read more)

Wednesday, September 17, 2008

My Journey to Become a Freelance Author

After my birth, I met my mom and grandparents for the first time on December 31, 1974. I quickly became the apple
of my grandparent's eyes and their hearts. Luckily, I had friend to
share my journey with, my twin brother Thomas. We set out on a brave
adventure together, into this new
world that we were learning so much about. My loving grandparents and
my hardworking mom, helped to raise me and my brother, since she was
working and she needed help. About five years later, my mom married my step dad and we instantly became Navy brats.(Read more)

Friday, September 12, 2008

September is GYN Cancer Awareness Month

September is GYN Cancer Awareness Month

Women of all ages….Listen to your body! Don’t forget to schedule your yearly pap-smear appointment, if you haven’t done so already! Talk to your doctor about screening you for ovarian cancer and cervical cancer. Too many women are slipping through the cracks and GYN cancers are killing our grandmothers, mothers, aunts, sisters, daughters, and friends. Let’s stop it now! Tell everyone you know, to schedule their annual checkups today. (Read more)

Saudia Arabian Women's Struggle for Against Legal Abuse

Did you know that thousands of women in Saudi Arabia are being legally
abused? These courageous, yet helpless women endure the abuse.
According to the Human Rights Group (2007), Saudi Arabian government
and courts punish the women for speaking out. Sometimes, the local
police even harass these women and get away with it. These victims have
no where to turn, these powerless women suffer in silence...(Read more)

Thursday, September 11, 2008

Why Become a Nurse?

Do you want to help others, no matter what is expected of you? Will you
use your skills to help others feel better or to be comfortable during
their illness? Are you compassionate, caring, loyal, and dedicated to
the people you will be helping or working with? There are many reasons
to become a nurse, but first you must decide whether you can handle the
stress involved. Maybe, you will lend a helping hand to others or even
save someone's life. (Read more)

Friday, September 5, 2008

The History and Future of the Black Hills' Groundwater

Is the "Black Hills groundwater" an important resource for South
Dakotans? How was this "historic landmark" U.S. Department of the
Interior created, and when was it discovered? Are there any other
groundwater resources in the area that would fulfill the population's
daily needs? What kind of historical stories or well-known legends are
associated with this national masterpiece? Did you know that this source of fresh water could hazardous to the people's health? (Read more)

Monday, September 1, 2008

Cancer Killed Wyatt Earp

Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp
March 19, 1848- January 13, 1929

Image provided by Legends of America

Did you know that the very famous Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp died of prostrate cancer in Jan 13, 1929? According to the Legends of America Website (2008), the famous lawman was in Los Angeles, California, when he died at 80 years old. He was cremated and buried in his wife's family plot in Colma, California. His wife Josephine Wyatt died in 1944 and was buried beside of her husband. She promised to always be with him and she remained by his side throughout his many amazing adventures. Josephine is now following him on a new adventure and their resting spot remains untouched to this day! Wyatt Earp is one of my favorite legends and I was saddened to learn that he died of prostrate cancer. We need to find a cure for all those touched by cancer now, since this disease has killed people for many centuries.

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