Up, up, up they go, swirl and curl around and then down, down, down, plummeting […]
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It doesn’t take long to pick up on an island’s signature drink. A postcard here, […]
Short and sweet this week as I race to finish this book! Nearly there! And […]
On The Road… Leaving Antigua against a purple sky as the sun’s final shards pierce […]
On The Road… A spa with a view…@LongBayBVI Zoom…These pics come straight from my iPhone […]
For two hours now, I’ve watched the waves curl one across the other in a […]
On The Road… While you were sleeping, I saw this! Zoom…These pics come straight from […]
On The Road… The narrow waist of the fat virgin (Virgin Gorda, BVI) Zoom…These pics […]
On The Road… Coming in to land in the British Virgin Islands… @BritishVirginIs Zoom…These pics […]
On The Road… Know ye your Eggs Creole from your Eggs Benedict? Zoom…These pics come […]
On The Road… Tangy sesame chicken with guacamole at the @GalleyBayHotel Zoom…These pics come straight […]
Well, every job has its downsides as they say. After a month of scrunched up […]
Looking back now on my pieces on Barbados, you’d be forgiven for thinking it was […]
Let’s get this out of the way before we start. I am not a shoe […]
A priest. A still-beating heart. Blood flowing down sacrificial steps until it flooded the ground some 30 metres below.
That’s my first mental image of Mayan culture, the…
When the change came, the island held its breath. What would happen the following day?
Would people turn up to work? Or would they leave?
Sometimes, you need to take the time to stop. To pause for breath. To fill your senses with everything that’s beautiful and to let the world’s cares, concerns and curmudgeonly characteristics sit sloppily in a pile to be dealt with tomorrow…
The problem, if you happened to be a slave owner, was that slaves just kept on dying. It was bad for business. Arguably, this also caused problems if you happened to be a slave, but…
Part two about slavery in Barbados – and how it’s not what you might expect.
I’m not sure which I saw first. The creeping hands…The lashing tail…Fervent, frantic, fevered wings dipping into water…Or something else entirely……
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