So I mentioned to one or two people that I felt a little weird that everything was going so smoothly. I was getting support from the boyfriend, the parents, the boss. I had quickly identified a tenant to sublet my apartment. I had gotten my passport documents submitted without issue. It just seemed like things were working out too perfectly.
Our past abounds with moments in which music was used to lighten hard labour. Music is an indelible part of who we are as Jamaicans so it's no mystery that music played such an important role in our work/labour history. Continue reading »
This week’s three posts all explore a similar topic — being comfortable in one’s own body — yet diverge on that theme in markedly different ways.
This, friends, is a cultural phenomenon that confounds me.
This is a pre-mother's day treat! Alpart Sports Club in St. Elizabeth (St. Bess), Jamaica comes alive on Saturday, May 11, 2013 for the crowning of the