Feeding the Minds of Our Next Generation Geniuses

The foreboding weather did not deter me and 130,000 other book lovers from gathering on the US national mall for the 9th. annual book festival. How else does one feed our creativity and imagination but through the word? As we pull out of this steep recession, we will need to tap our genius to create […]
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Hon. Golding, How about a Bolt Ambassadorship to China?

The recognition of the spectacular performance of our athletes in Berlin began last week. Our global star is being honored with a lofty title and and a highway being renamed in his honor. Usain Bolt & Prime Minister Golding . Both these honors certainly affirm Bolt’s standing in the local community. However, Bolt is clearly […]
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Will this Novel top “The Harder they Come” story?

Suppose as a teenager you found out the details of a family tragedy and you felt compelled to find out the details, what would you do? . Alex Haley, the author of Roots may have had a much better circumstance than Beverley East, author of , Reaper of Souls, the historical novel that tells the […]
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Remembering the Legacy of Miss Lou et al

September 7 would have been the 90th. birthday of Miss Lou. Dr. the Hon. Louise Simone Bennett Coverley  She was a thought leader that use her gifts of words and presence to influence the Jamaican culture to embrace its preciousness.  In honor of her, we share one of her works. Dutty Tough – Louise Bennett […]
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