Countdown to Christmas – Day 2

Today we’re only 2 days away from Christmas, ONE, TWO. It’s Christmas Eve’s Eve. I’ve gone from counting houses to chocolate, Kwanzaa to Christmas and numerous others in between, and now I find myself searching for that feature most worthy of this number two countdown spot. When I think about some of the times whenContinue reading “Countdown to Christmas – Day 2”

The Hungry Sister

Today is my older sister’s birthday. As children growing up in Jamaica our parents would insist that we eat and drink what I thought back then, were horrible tasting foods. If I had a penny for the number of times I heard the line, “eat it, it good fi yuh” I would be wealthy. ForContinue reading “The Hungry Sister”

Bloganuary #4 – Favorite Childhood Toy

You ask what’s my favorite childhood toy? Can’t say I remember having one. The poem below captures childhood memories. When Nature Calls By Me As a child I never had a favorite toy, I ran and played with girls and boys. What toys we had were built from scraps and we nursed homemade dolls uponContinue reading “Bloganuary #4 – Favorite Childhood Toy”