Diaspora Literature – A Testimony of Realism

Diaspora Literature involves an idea of a homeland, a place from where the displacement occurs and narratives of harsh journeys undertaken on account of economic compulsions. Basically Diaspora is a minority community living in exile. The Oxford English Dictionary 1989 Edition (second) traces the etymology of the word ‘Diaspora’ back to its Greek root and…

Spilling the Football in the 4-3 Defense

Today, most Defensive Coordinators will tell you that they are a spill team. That means that they want to keep the ball going sideline to sideline, and prevent it from cutting up the field. Every defense uses the principle of a “Contain player” as well. The contain player is the player who stops the spill.…

How To Figure and Allocate Overhead

To “engineer” profit into a bid proposal requires an intimate knowledge of all related project costs. Estimating materials is pretty cut and dried. Labor, on the other hand, is a more tricky proposition. That estimate depends on a lot of subjective factors such as level of expertise, reliability and ability of the job-site employees, the…

Building a Duplex: Tips and Advice

Investment properties in Australia are a hot commodity; not only can you increase your real estate investment portfolio, you can also use your investment property to garner additional income for your family. One of the ways to accumulate an investment property is to buy or build a duplex or other dual-occupancy property. A dual-occupancy residence…

Foods That Reduce Bone Density

You probably know that calcium and vitamin D are needed to build strong bones. But what you may not know is that there are certain foods in your diet that can actually reduce bone density, increasing your risk for osteoporosis. For even stronger bones, avoid these everyday calcium destroyers. Caffeine Caffeine leaches calcium from your…

Pros And Cons Of Going Commando

Have you ever heard about someone going commando? It is general knowledge if you do, but if you don’t; going commando is nothing to do with soldiers rather, it is when people prefer to walk without their underwear. The style has gained a lot of momentum in the last few years but it came to…

Melrose in Pickerington, OH

Melrose subdivision in Pickerington Ohio was started in 1990 and upscale homes were built there until 1998. The neighborhood is located in the SE corner of Refugee Rd and Hill Rd N. Melrose also backs on the south side to the Pickerington Youth Athletic Association PYAA. Melrose is situated with two entrances and near all…

Landscaping Tips For an Irregularly Shaped Lot

Landscaping an irregular shaped lot can be frustrating to most people, but it does not have to be. The uniqueness of it is what makes it stand out providing many more design options. As in any project, you need to consider what type of landscape you are looking for. The possibilities range from low maintenance…