Tagged: Week17

If you happen to be on Saipan this Sunday, May 29th…

If you happen to be on Saipan this Sunday, May 29th…

Grab a radio and tune in!   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Local author and entrepreneur to appear on “Your Humanities Half-Hour” SAIPAN, CNMI— The NMI Council for the Humanities will feature author, entrepreneur and former...

Passing the time on Sunny Saipan

Passing the time on Sunny Saipan

In addition to the usual jogging, writing, sleeping, shopping that I do here on Saipan, there are also a few things to spice up the weekends! Friday evening, a quick stop at Saipan’s GIG...

Forgive me for asking, but….

Forgive me for asking, but….

Forgive me for asking, but….let’s just say, hypothetically, of course, that I’ve come to realize that the man I chose is not quite the one I really want..um,… (SAIPAN)   Want to read moreForgive...

Taste of the Marianas on Saipan!

Taste of the Marianas on Saipan!

Every Saturday in the month of May, from 6pm to 10pm, Saipan is host to an event called “Taste of the Marianas!” Hotels, restaurants and independent vendors gather to sell food, while various organizations...

What do Jamaica, Mauritania and Libya have in common?

What do Jamaica, Mauritania and Libya have in common?

Okay, so here’s the story. Did you know that the Jamaican flag is the ONLY  flag of the 196 or so world flags that DOES NOT have red, blue or white in it? In...

Patois public service: the Jamaican word cyah

Patois public service: the Jamaican word cyah

Quite a few people have recently stumbled upon my blog in search of the definition of the Jamaican patois word “cyah.” So, as a public service (and as a way of getting more visitors),...