Category Archives: what I did this summer

Carifesta XIII snapshots….

I promised you pictures! Click here to see them:  Nailah’s Carifesta XIII Album Enjoy!

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Reflections on Carifesta XIII – Part 3

So Carifesta is chaos! Like it or not, we must accept the statement as history supports its veracity. Over and over again, during this ad/venture that was Carifesta XIII in Barbados, I found myself having to defend my country against … Continue reading

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Suriname & Me (or What I Did this Summer)

Last month I was blessed with the opportunity to visit Suriname. I was honoured to represent Barbados as a writer at CARIFESTA XI. CARIFESTA is the premier festival of Caribbean arts and culture. Held every two (or so!) years, this … Continue reading

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Doing Me

I’ve not posted here for a few months. Too busy ‘doing me’. You know what I’m talking about… living life to my fullest potential; recognizing that said potential changes and expands every time a new goal is met. When I … Continue reading

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Rihanna & Me

I’m a teacher by day. At the beginning of each school year (which, by the way is fast approaching – too fast – like a comet streaking through space!) I ask my students to write a composition about the highlight … Continue reading

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