We drive by here about once a month to visit a shop for specific ethnic foods. This sign must always have been there, but they recently trimmed the tree around […]
My former arch-enemy ran into a friend of mine the other day. We all used to work for the same company many years ago and my friend, K, and I kept in touch all these years. My nemesis was the General Manager of the company and he bumped into K […]
Look. If you’d come home earlier at night, I wouldn’t have cheated on you. Why do you have to work late all the time? It’s your fault. – You’re right. It’s my fault for hooking up with you in the first place.
The first time I heard the strong alto of Laura Mvula was on BBC Radio1. The song on the air was “Green Garden” and I scrambled to find out who this artist was with the 60’s infused soulful tones. The musical arrangement and harmonies on this song does fill you […]
I’d be quite happy if I spent from Saturday night until Monday morning alone in my apartment. That’s how I refuel. ~ Audrey Hepburn This is one of my dreams these days. Who knew? I need to refuel! Happy Sunday night, everyone!
Mini-roses (potted plant)~ I received this lovely birthday gift from my department-mates last week. I shall enjoy these blooms through the winter months. http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/11/15/weekly-photo-challenge-layers/
Labrish = gossip, chit-chat. Everyone who has lived in Jamaica or who hangs around Jamaicans will notice that we speak in a corrupt form of English when we are among ourselves. It’s a dialect derived from a combination of Irish, English, and West African words and accents. There is no […]
History has an uncanny way of repeating itself. And in this case, it’s an event that has only ever occurred twice in Britain’s long history. Below are two pictures taken over a century apart, each one with 4 generations of British royalty. The photo on the left, taken in 1894, […]