SHORT STORY: Santa celebrates Christmus in Jamaica

Santa celebrates Christmus in Jamaica? For argument sake, lets say Santa Claus did come to Jamaica, met with the jonkonnu and paraded with Brer Anancy for Christmas. This is a short story by Anthea McGibbon. STORY A woo dat a scratch di window Sammy. Lil Aisha neva stop shout till ar bradda rush guh look […]
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Wooi a Jamaica birthday bash to memba fi centuries

Guddeh Oneil “Nazzleman” Scott, weh win di national popular song contest dis 2016 yah, and Big up to all royal Jamaicans. A nuff people call dih Jamaica Cultural Development Commission JCDC, but still dem nevah mek nobaddy miss nutten in a di recent celebration of di country’s Independence and Emancipation. Ah mean to seh dih […]
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Do you remember ole time Jamaica…rhatid?

Yuh memba Jamaica wayyy fram wayyyy back yonder? Yuh did alive doa? Awrite, jus stay yasso, and pretty soon, wih gweng go chat to some ole time Jamaicans. Hello dem is both young and old an’ mek dem tell dem story. Mih chat to wan Mass Glen dih odder day and oi what a ting […]
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‘Team Jamaica’ makes us all bigger and better as one

The following excerpt is from a speech made on the final day of the Team Jamaica course which ended June 4, by Anthea: May I recognize the presence of our trainers and organizers, and judges who made us more complete as Jamaicans. The Team Jamaica Programme promotes the reality that “Together everyone achieves more,” and […]
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