Tag Archives: Barbados

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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Catching Up…….

It’s been a long, long time since last I posted here. I’ve been quite busy teaching, writing, editing, acting (yes! For real!), living life….. I have been spending more time writing and posting on other platforms, so if you’re interested … Continue reading

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Fantasy Fulfilled & Me

A “funny” thing happened on the way to my completing my latest Romance novella, Fantasy Fulfilled. I actually began penning it 10 years ago. In those days, its working title was Nelson’s Turn. But before I go on, let me … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Robert E. Sandiford on Writing Erotica

It’s a question I get asked from time to time: “Why do you write erotica?” This time it came in an interview by a senior colleague, a fellow Barbadian writer who is also an academic. “You’ve done other things, of … Continue reading

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More Erotica & Me

In November 2012 I featured an interview with Eve Seymour, a new Caribbean writer of Erotica. Her rambunctious tale, Broken Rules puts her firmly in line to become the foremost Caribbean writer of Erotica. (Those of you who’ve read the … 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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