My Dear MacCallister, Picture this: I came across this gal who said she was from Barbados. Not bad, I thought, . Nice looking gal and real posh accent. Discovered she was born here and lived here practically all her life except for a short spell in Barbados which she visits on a regular basis. I … More Correspondence UK
Despite the fears, and against all historical odds, Barbadians went to the polls with one intent: to rid themselves of the chains of a debilitating and stifling government. So much so that they created history and a politically unique and challenging situation. History, in that they now have their first female Prime Minister. History also, … More A Valiant People
Yeah, but this thing in me side, you know, that old injury from … More Picture Postcard 14
What does The Telegraph have to do with Barbados? Well, Barbados is a wonderful tropical island which gets many visitors each year enjoying her charms. So of course the Telegraph had to, and continually does, poke its big nose around her trying to sniff out little tit-bits of serious journalism for its….travel guide. That’s … More The Barbados/ DailyTelegraph Connection
But why am I thinking: “You can check out any time you like, but you can never leave”? … More Now In The UK
Thought he had me in a strangle-hold, he did.
Wish somebody would put him down like the mangy dog he is.
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I had been walking for miles mulling over the fate of having hooked a splendid fellow that same evening, being lifted to cloud nine as we sipped cocktails, only to be tossed into the sea of traffic on St. James as he remembered a prior appointment. … More Tonight’s Catch
Who remembers their university student days? Did they include scuba, diving, rotis and sleeping on a Caribbean beach? I am still in Canada, and it seems I shall be here for a while yet (sigh) but I am working on those Bajan recipes on and off between being wooed by Canada and trying to not … More Students Enjoy Barbados
She surfaced just as I was preparing to gulp down that ocean … More My First Beach Experience
A cool mid-day breeze blowing. Time for lunch. I am so at ease here sitting on the bed … More Clippings From My Life
Some don’t believe in muses, but At dawn mine spins my heart. I don’t deserve such tenderness. Perhaps one day we’ll part. Then I will look upon the day, Pretend she wasn’t real, Pretend those fairy tales were false, Pretend I do not feel. Written for dVerse Quadrille #25 hosted by Björn. via The Muse at … More Musing On The Muse
Smile. Love. Forgive. Create. Get outdoors. Read. Learn something new-even just a new word. Try a new food. Exercise for 5 minutes minimum twice each day. (Start stretching/limbering up). Be HAPPY. Life is not a rehearsal.