One of our rarely heard but insightful proverbs states
Wan finga can’t kill louse
This proverb challenge our sense of collaboration and cooperation.
In this our 51st year of independence, we have lots of lice to kill.
So is there any hope? What can fuel our path to a more secure future?
The secret could be discovering the power of our talawah factor.Yes we little but we talawah needs to be personalized. We need to get beyond cheer-leading for our great athletes, and invest personal skin in the game of nation building.
Yes we need to re-energizing our social, cultural and spiritual resources to be total talawah to give fresh catalyst to our future possibilities. So before we shake, bake, and gulp, let us take a few reflective moments and resolve to unite in common purpose for the greater good.
So happy 51 independence celebration Jamaica. Lord help us to refuel our hearts and minds with a fresh determination to dedicate ourselves and unite our efforts to realize our full Jamaican destiny.