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    KARMA                                ‘….down through these islands….’ The Teacher speaks: I have come unscathed through Purgatory to our children  for the children...

  • IN THE CASTLE OF MY SKIN

    In another class, the boys were buzzing about the queen. The queen, the head teacher had mentioned. Queen Victoria. It...

  • Codrington College in Barbados, British West Indies. stands as a monument to its founder Christopher Codrington, the Younger. Munificent indeed...

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  • The Home of Heroes

    The emerging nations of the world today usually find themselves caught up in a spate of exercises aimed at creating...

  • Of Age and Innocence

    'When did it happen, Ma?' Rowley asked, and they all turned to hear the old woman. 'A number will name...

  • Exactly ninety years ago, Barbados was engaged in a very important constitutional battle with the Colonial Office in London, Sir...

  • A NOTE ON BECOMING A FOREIGNER

    In a country suddenly become one After a bald stretch Of time, measured by immobility, And futility, Everyone in a...