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What's in a card?

The process I go through to make a card is no different than a lot of card makers…scan Pinterest, grab magazines and idea books and see what develops.   206 more words

4.25 X 5.5 Cards

The old man, the little boy and the donkey

I just love the Calypsonian Mighty Sparrow. His use of funny double entendres, his amazing ability to rhyme and just the fact that his sometimes 60 year old music can still appeal to the younger generation, makes him, to me, the undisputed Calypso king. 569 more words

“I’m from the same island as Rihanna. I write Reggae, Calypso, and R&B music. I’m looking for a music deal and have been trying to do this for an endless amount of years. 60 more words


Happy In the Heat

Reggae festival
Dancehall, happy calypso
Feeling good music
Horns blaring, smiles stretching wide
Carefree, awash in tempo

Photo Credit:

By Kmitch7490 (Own work) , via Wikimedia Commons 18 more words


Menell is Calypso Queen of St. Lucia

Menell recently won the 2016 Calypso Crown in St. Lucia. This is the fourth time Menell has won the title. According to St. Lucia First… 55 more words


Why I Spent February in St. Lucia

For me it was personal.

At the very turn of the century,  circa 1902 my father, Hubert (Bertie) Forbes Romney, his parents Inkerman Henry Romney and Annie Matilde Furlonge Romney, along with Bertie’s siblings  Frank, Tyrel, Inky, and sister Ruth moved from Trinidad to  St. 1,213 more words


Homers' Odyssey - Book XII

Odysseus and his crew now return to Circes’ island after visiting the Underworld to meet Tiresias in book XI. Circe meets them and after food is served, as Elpenor asked them, they make a funeral for Elpenor. 878 more words