Recently, while making the now daily walk to pick up my toddler from school it dawned on me that there are three guiding principles an individual would benefit from applying to themselves: a) BE PRESENT and BE HONEST. Understand that you are exactly where you need to be, right now. It is critical, regardless of […]
There is a certain kind of power in standing in your truth. A certain kind of power and defiance in nakedness, rawness, naturalness…and somebody knows it. The self help scammers (I’m just bitter, all the motivation speeches and books in the world never seem to move me long enough) talk about it as a base […]
Jamaicans have a saying, “weh yeye nuh si hart nuh leap”, translated to mean, ‘what you didn’t see or rather don’t know, will not cause any pain or confusion. I believe quite the opposite. What you already know can’t hurt you…as you know what to do for sure and what to expect. On the other […]
Bottomline is…stop jumping on all these different bandwagons that only serve to distract and lose you! Shut the hell up if you are not willing to do something, as if you are not part of the solution then you are definitely part of the problem! Shut the hell up!
Don’t ever jump to a conclusion or opinion…take your time to explore angles. Most recently, social media caught a fire, with viral stand-offs between Jamaican’s plowing the snow abroad and local Jamaican’s refusing to climb breadfruit trees and catering to foreigners. While many found it entertaining…with numerous clap-back videos that really sound either like plagiarism […]
Sandz New Year Party, an iconic savior giving Jamaica an opportunity to set things straight.
streets filled with maddening fear because Christmas is here
I wore my head wra to work yesterday after being called off my leave…feeling solidly good about my new found skill and the information and history of headwrapping, I rushed into my bosses office for our 2pm meeting. He looked at me intently with a look of confusion on his face that slowly morphed in […]
The most recent social media challenge…The for the D(ick)/P(ussy)…has usual quickly made it to ‘viral’ status where many women and men of different cultures, languages, status and hues…declared what the would do or not do for The D. There were thankfully a few self-righteous ones who pretend a rebellion against the effect of social media […]
I bet it’s hardly possible to have who you are known to be fully overhauled by a total different persona. When glances in the mirror reveal the same face but different experiences and values…night and day. Where the initial act of questioning who you are, where you are and what you are doing leads to […]