Much like the Mayans thousands of years before, Granting 2012 the honour to host An apocalyptic end of the world, Peruvian shamans now declare 2017 the year Of turbulence and widespread war.
The healers thus reunite on a hill, In the capital of Lima to perform Cleansing rituals able to prevent The fatal clash between North Korea and the US. It comes at a time of heightened tensions Between the two countries over Threatening nuclear missile programmes.
An unprecedented inferno ignites the night of a West London residential skyscraper burning From its second to its twenty-seventh floor Unleashing the worst nightmares Of its sleeping inhabitants And the courage of sleepless fire-fighters.
Colombia's Farc rebels hand over their weapons To United Nations Inspectors As part of historic peace accords, While the President declares, “Peace will be built little by little, Like a cathedral, which you build brick by brick" Revolutionary forces no longer armed.
Migrations creating social unrests People fleeing their threatening nests, As mayors plead governments not to let Any more in and ministries ask, cities to absorb Two hundred and fifty thousand more. Coast guards relentlessly saving the drowning ones.
US Attorney General denies, having undisclosed meetings With Russian officials in Washington hotels. Any suggestions of collusion with the Kremlin described As appalling and detestable lies. Agency’s investigation into Russian political meddling impeded As Intelligence believes in conspiracies. Memories of Cold Wars And Bond movies where the ‘traitor’ was lucky to be fired and not shot.
While doctors announce people over 75 taking Daily aspirin after a stroke or heart attack Are at higher risk of major and sometimes fatal Stomach bleeds than previously thought, Anthropologists excavating in Morocco Find fossils of potential ancestors, the oldest sapiens retrieved, Tracing back our steps to 300, 000 years before present.
Across the ocean, somewhere in Arizona, A man heading to a retirement home prepares, Cleans up his garage with the help of a neighbour And finds a 15 million dollar *******, he ignored He ever had.