NEWS DIGEST 27.06.2021: More support for UK adult social care, other stories

Good morning. A rainy Sunday here in Ilford brings you the latest events in current affairs from Facebook. Minister for Care Helen Whately said: We are keeping up our support for social care through the pandemic’. Infection Control Funding is used by care homes and home care providers to keep their staff and residents safe. The adult social care provider sector has worked extremely hard to continue to protect the people it supports and cares for through extensive infection control and testing procedures. Throughout the pandemic the government has sought to protect everyone working in the social care sector or … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 27.06.2021: More support for UK adult social care, other stories

SULLEE J: Spear (new album submission)

Baltimore rapper Sullee J has dropped his latest album, previously announced exclusively at HEM News Agency, this past weekend (1 February 2019) after a short hiatus and working on some new material. The new collection of his hits, titled simply ‘Spear’ is now available for listening and purchase. The hip-hop musician, who has had a very prolific 2018, releasing several tracks and collaborations with artists from as far as Iran, has kindly shared with you his experience and feelings behind the Spear project, his motivations and the drive that made this stunning new album a reality.   Find beat. Record. … Continue reading SULLEE J: Spear (new album submission)

SULLEE J: Comical (Lyric Video)

Acclaimed Baltimore hip-hop star Sullee J has released a fresh new single this past week in preparation for his upcoming release of the album SPEAR, soon to drop early this year. The song, ‘Comical’ which touches on the current atmosphere of the industry, is a diss track aimed squarely at the relatively new mumble rap genre, which has become all the rage on the scene these past couple of years. It is also a commentary on the current state of affairs, both in Sullee J’s home nation, the United States, and across the world. The track comes with a neat set … Continue reading SULLEE J: Comical (Lyric Video)


Baltimore’s finest underground rapper Sullee J has just released his autobiographical album, entitled SOLO, that tells the story of his musical journey. The mixtape is guaranteed to be a treat for fans of the upcoming musician, it being packed full of phenomenal bars and wisdom for every listener, with a story behind every track. To make the launch of SOLO, Sullee J has also released a special music video on YouTube, produced by BCHILL Music and directed by Michael ‘G-Nut’ Flores. It was filmed on the streets of Chicago and features contemporary footage of recent events since the shock election … Continue reading SULLEE J: Solo

A LEAFLETTER’S PHOTO ALBUM: Photography special – Part 3

W28VJ46GBHSE   (Technorati code) By Vijay Shah Yet another great weekend here at Planet HalfEatenMind. It’s warm, sunny and Team GB are already third placed in the medal tally for the Olympics. I spent yesterday evening with family, celebrating the occasion of Raksha Bandhan (a Hindu festival where brothers and sisters celebrate their special bond; the sister tying a special coloured thread, or rakhi around her brother’s wrist) and my right wrist looks very blinging :). Today I am writing the third and final part of the Leafletter’s Album from my sister’s flat in East Ham, and my niece is trying … Continue reading A LEAFLETTER’S PHOTO ALBUM: Photography special – Part 3

A LEAFLETTER’S PHOTO ALBUM: Photography special – Part 2

By Vijay Shah Another weekend here in sunny Stratford relaxing at home….the 30th Olympiad has now officially been opened, amid much fanfare, fireworks and foreign visitors. Yesterday also was one of my good friend’s/work colleague’s last day at our office, and we celebrated with an informal get-together at a nearby pub before setting off for Trafalgar Square to watch the Opening Ceremony on a big screen. Unfortunately said big screen was a no-show, so our party ended up at the Slug & Lettuce in nearby Chinatown where surprisingly we were able to get in and get seats despite it being … Continue reading A LEAFLETTER’S PHOTO ALBUM: Photography special – Part 2

A LEAFLETTER’S PHOTO ALBUM: Photography special – Part 1

By Vijay Shah Fresh out of university, I found myself moving back to my parents’ house in Plaistow, and was in desperate need for a job. I was finding it near impossible to get into my chosen career of journalism, and my stepfather was giving me a lot of headache and pressure to get employed ASAP. This meant many trips to the local Jobcentre Pluses and hours in front of library computers searching and applying for job after job, without much success. Then in December 2006, I found a vacancy for door-to-door leafletters from a company called ABI Leaflet Distribution, … Continue reading A LEAFLETTER’S PHOTO ALBUM: Photography special – Part 1