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Trauma ER at Military Hospital
THE CURSED POOR:MEDICINE IN A WEST AFRICAN COUNTRY
On June 30, 2018 | 11 Comments |

                A GLIMPSE INTO THE PRACTICE OF MEDICINE ...

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A GIFT FOR NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK
On April 11, 2018 | 4 Comments |

April 8 - 14, 2018 is National Library Week. The information and techno age notwithstanding, ...

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How Old Is African Literature?
On February 4, 2018 | 1 Comments |
Adam Clark Vroman, who founded Vroman's Bookstore (Photo from Historic Pasadena: An Illustrated History, by Ann Scheid, Ann Scheid Lund)
VROMAN’S BOOKSTORE–PASADENA LANDMARK
On November 1, 2017 | 2 Comments |

From time to time, I blog about an independent bookstore of note, e.g. Marcus Books. ...

Goodreads giveaways!
THE GOODREADS GIVEAWAY
On September 10, 2017 | 2 Comments |

  Goodreads is one of the bookiest online places to be. It's got avid readers, book ...

In a cliffhanger, DSI Gibson (Gillian Anderson) leans over Paul Spector (Jamie Dornan) as he lies dying--or is he?
CLIFFHANGER: DEATH BY HIS GRACE
On August 30, 2017 | 7 Comments |

Hey, what's up with the cliffhanger? Even before this week when the latest Darko Dawson ...

Doctors in training
DOCTORS IN TRAINING: Top-down experience
On August 12, 2017 | 4 Comments |

Doctors In Training: The Pecking Order After the first two medical school years of only ...

Things Fall Apart dealt with one of the major themes in African Literature (Photo:
AFRICAN WRITERS–Critics and Critiques
On July 29, 2017 | 2 Comments |

What have critics said about African writers? In his paper Themes in African Literature Today, Per Wastberg ...

Adinkra, African Literature
AFRICAN LITERATURE–Why it deserves better
On July 15, 2017 | 4 Comments |

African Literature: What is it? African literature has been much written about. There is still ...

A DEATH IN THE FAMILY
On July 4, 2017 | 0 Comments |

A Death in the Family by Michael Stanley My rating: 4 of 5 stars This ...

new mystery book
TRIALS OF A DOCTOR IN TRAINING
On July 1, 2017 | 4 Comments |

Doctor in training: The beginning A brand new medical student may not think of it ...

RELIGION, MARRIAGE, AND MURDER (IN GHANA)
On June 14, 2017 | 0 Comments |

On Tuesday August 29, 2017, my fifth Detective Chief Inspector Darko Dawson novel will go ...