Love After Love by Ingrid Persaud | Book Review

In Love After Love, Trinidadian author Ingrid Persaud challenges the reader’s definitions of love and family by presenting Indo-Caribbean characters who are bound by intimacy as a means of comparison to the more traditional bonds of marriage and blood relations. The plot begins when a single man, Mr. Chetan, moves in to share a house…

Under Where 4

1987   Me love mi car, me love mi house, me love mi money and ting But most of all, me love mi browning. Me love mi car, me love mi house, me love mi money and ting But most of all, me love mi browning. It is the chorus to a popular song in…

Faking My Life Story

I was applying for a writing job and found this prompt: Tell us about your hometown. Describe what was it like growing up there? what are some things to do or see? what are popular foods in the area? I didn’t really want to talk about where I came from but I wanted to incorporate some…