The Holness House Revisited, Trafigura Looms and Zika Updates: Jamaica on Friday, June 3, 2016

Apart from bouts of insomnia (is it the heavy, humid weather?) all is well. Our old dog has been taking refuge in our back verandah on a daily basis as thunder rumbles around (bringing little rain). It’s been an interesting week in journalism, actually – and lawyers have been very busy! I very much enjoyed … More The Holness House Revisited, Trafigura Looms and Zika Updates: Jamaica on Friday, June 3, 2016

Confident PM, Devastating Desmond and The Ghost of Trafigura: Sunday, May 29, 2016

We’ve been having some lovely rain in Kingston, but on the eastern side of the island rural residents have been struggling with some flooding, landslides, lack of electricity and water and damaged roads… Some real challenges, and a schoolgirl, Brittany Cowell, sadly drowned in flood waters in St. Thomas. I do hope they get help … More Confident PM, Devastating Desmond and The Ghost of Trafigura: Sunday, May 29, 2016

A Very Hot Father’s Day: Sunday, June 15, 2014

Too hot! I checked WeatherBug on my phone yesterday and it told me it was 32 degrees Celsius, but “feels like 38.” What! It’s only June… Anyway, today was Father’s Day, and cafés and restaurants around Kingston were doing quite brisk business, I’m glad to say. Big ups to fathers everywhere! Relaxing ganja news: The big … More A Very Hot Father’s Day: Sunday, June 15, 2014