Tag: Christmas

Olive’s LiveTalk: Thoughts for the Season

Olive’s LiveTalk: Thoughts for the Season

| December 9, 2013 | 3 Comments

In Community talk.We each need to remember that Christmas is not solely a time for giving, as this should be demonstrated daily, giving and sharing love from the heart and not only from the pocket, because you feel compelled to. Parents do not spoil your children because other parents are doing it to the extent […]

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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

| December 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

She was a beautiful brown skin Jamaican girl. You couldn’t fail to notice her swaying down the street. The grasshoppers loafing on the corner would skreet sibilant mating calls as she pass. She gathered their gaze and dashed their aspirations without a thought. Full lips, caramel complexion and as Mama would say “she well built”. […]

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Grenada Christmas: Not The Same Without Parang Music

Grenada Christmas: Not The Same Without Parang Music

| December 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you spent Christmas in Grenada or Trinidad you definitely heard Parang music before. If this will be your first Christmas in Grenada then you are definitely going to hear it, and maybe even love it. Listen to a few Parang tunes and in no time you will be caught up with the latest scandals, […]

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Christmas Hope in a Hopeless Universe

Christmas Hope in a Hopeless Universe

| December 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Christmas is here again and for most of the West’s inhabitants it spells the end of one year and the beginning of another, a time of nostalgia, and paradoxically, a time of happiness. It is also a time of frolicking and merrymaking, when families and friends come together around the dining table: turkey, stuffing, black […]

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Nothing Special; It’s who we are: Part 5  – Christmas just for ME!

Nothing Special; It’s who we are: Part 5 – Christmas just for ME!

| December 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

So it’s getting a bit chilly in the Tropics and because we’re so used to the warmth, everybody wants a live blanket to keep them ‘warm’. Lol, every Christmas I hear people saying they want a man or woman for the holidays. Who ever heard the story ‘be careful what you wish for cause you […]

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Special Memories: A Jamaican Christmas

Special Memories: A Jamaican Christmas

| December 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Yuletide Yearnings of Merry Memories Christmas is the season to be jolly! Yes, it is that time of the year to celebrate Christmas, lights and decorations, great food, family gatherings and gifts that everyone looks forward to getting. The offices are abuzz with Pixie or also known as Secret Santa where you exchange gifts without […]

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Christmas: What does it mean to you!?

Christmas: What does it mean to you!?

| November 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

It’s Christmas time again. Don’t you all feel the Christmas cheer? Aren’t you all singing the carols? This morning as I went to work, ZIP 103, a local radio station, filled my ears with cheerful, makes you want to sing along loudly (inna di pl taxi which ram like sardines) carols. I started to belt […]

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