In this 21st century, one’s deepest fears is not being able to connect with the rest of the world, connect with your family, your friends, for us in the Caribbean, forever separated by stretches of water, our biggest fears are not tornadoes, but huge systems of wind and rains, moving at a torturous pace. In 2017, Hurricane Irma, ignited those fears.
-Forward, Beyonce Lemondade
I’m a Taurus and one thing about Taurus’ that you should know is that we dislike change. But for some reason this time I opened it with open arms and a one-way ticket to the USA. Alright let me back up, earlier in July I quit my job and headed out to LA to pursue my dreams of being an actress…..I’m just kidding this isn;t one of those stories. Continue reading
The time on my watch slowly approaches 9 o’clock. I haven’t been sleeping well these past few nights, perhaps it’s the heat, or the arrangement of my pillows are just not giving me the proper sleeping angle. I semi- sigh as I approach our second branch. Putting my back in my locker I move towards the door that says ‘Staff Only’, and from the moment my hand touches that door handle new life is breathed into me and all the worries of the morning slip away.
On a day when you don’t feel like going out but still do, on a day when the sun shines a bit brighter that it usually does, on a beach somewhere, a glass of specially made rum punch awaits you and the sea, warm and calm invites you in.
Every year on your birthday you, your brain, which is your entire being, your consciousness and your memories, upgrades is software, the micro cells in your body dance in celebration of another year, and your nerves erupt in a candle-light spark because it is your day.
Hey it’s Wynante, Wynante Charles…welcome to your tape.
Hi Everyone It’s officially Hashtag Dominica Day here on the nature isle and twitter fingers are going crazy.
In an effort to put Dominica on the map the Hashtag Dominica campagn was created and organised by Meria Alexis & Monelle Alexis along with Yuri Jones, Garvin Richards and Kerry Severin.
A release from the organisers states “On May 16, 2017, we will be carrying out a social media campaign in an effort to swamp social with #Dominica to get it to be a trending topic on social media for a day. The intent is to encourage everyone to use #Dominica on that day on each post and across all social media platforms. The post could be personal or business related, however, we encourage participants to post content that reflects positively on our island. We are hoping to be one of the most trending topics on social media that day.”
Go forth and #Dominica all those lovely selfies, pictures of rivers, food and all things nature isle!
They said you couldn’t have it,
But God said, “It’s yours.”
They said you won’t make it,
But God said, “I’ll open doors.”
They said it was over for you,
But God said, “It has just begun.”
They said you might as well give up the fight,
But God said, “The battle is already won.
I could quote very line from this song over and over again. Sometimes the simplest of words, speak the most powerful in your life.
Here’s the scenario, I’m sitting outside of my work’s lunch area, a coworker of mine is listening to an audio book. This sounds interesting, it’s intriguing because it sounds like a fiction book…except it’s not.
Happiness; The state of being happy.
It’s that time of year again and we’re busy making New Year’s plans and resolutions. It’s a never ending game that the human race has managed for years on end play, without sensible reasoning nor viable meaning.
And for the few and far in between who acknowledge this downfall within the imprint of human nature, we hardly ever ourselves, seek to reconstruct this mindset and rearrange this foundation.