Whatever you choose, I only hope it brings light in a world that needs it.
To the one that got away : I realise now that I missed you most for carnival 2018. Remember when I was little? We were forced to spend time together; something about you being good for me. I fought against it with all that my small frame could muster. I spent a lot of time with…… Continue reading Open Letter to The Love of My Life
*this post contains Trini vernacular* Break Up. or Fly out of the country. Seriously: Carnival is a time of revelry and vulgarity ; baccanal, wildness, bambam and *QRC confidence. It’s when some people test their body’s endurance and a time when you see everyone; you see ppl who are popular on instagram IRL #noFilta, friends,…… Continue reading How to Survive Trinidad Carnival as A Couple.
We’re in the height of #FeteSeason so before yuh get caught up, here are some tips for buyers and sellers, alike, on navigating the fete ticket black market. *this post contains Trini vernacular. Read with an open mind . Get yuh tickets early. Doh be askin’ fuh cheap tickets the day before the fete.…… Continue reading Ticket Etiquette for Carnival 2018
*This piece was written on July 24th, after the sudden passing of a fellow media practitioner. This weekend, the mother of a close friend passed and I thought it more timely to revisit these thoughts* Funerals are a strange punctuation mark. On one hand, it is a full stop; No more worldly…… Continue reading Death
Its another episode of the babble in my brain and this one gets deep Don’t tell people you’re struggling. “They want you to do good but not better than them”. Who’d have thought that this applied to failure too? Some victims people can only see faults and in that regard, they will find that even when…… Continue reading Things November Taught me
Many People Do Not Think Like Me. I always knew this; no two persons are alike. But when I realised that I often had to explain my train of thought; that I dance between pragmatic and incredibly romantic; that I am very matter-of-fact in instances that seem to surprise people, I began to question friendships…… Continue reading Things I learned in October