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Winter Festivals around the World

Hanukkah (a Hebrew word meaning dedication), begins on the 25th of the Hebrew month of Kislev
In two weeks it will be the winter solstice (literally means sun standing still) when we have the shortest day and the longest night. Because of the earth's rotation there are two solstices, one in June and one in December. To us in the Northern Hemisphere who live above the equator, the winter solstice occurs either on the 20th,...

The Day Everything Went Wrong

On that day everything went wrong,I fell on the ground with a "BONG"!I hurt my elbows and kneesAnd misplaced my cupboard keys.I dreamt of a horrible ghost,At breakfast I burnt my toast.I couldn't find my tie, I couldn't find my shirtAnd when I did find it, it was covered in dirt!I came to know, when I heard the clock's...