Taking a Peek


This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is “Peek” – and rather than my camera taking a peek, some of these photos are of my camera catching people taking a peek!  Does that make sense?

Singing Redemption: Jamaica Day Part 1


Yesterday, by a strange but happy coincidence, I heard two versions of Bob Marley’s “Redemption Song.” The first version was at a special Jamaica Day celebration on Friday, February 27 at the Abilities Foundation in Kingston. I was invited to be guest speaker; I read some Jamaican poetry. They especially enjoyed “Eve” by Mervyn Morris, … More Singing Redemption: Jamaica Day Part 1

A Mini-Sermon from Joe, Dismissive Dr. Davies and Rural Jamaica on Edge: Friday, January 30, 2015


It’s been a whirlwind ten days or so, which is why I am late. It has not been an easy month for Jamaica, especially in terms of crime and what the media like to call “crime-fighting.” We are facing another challenging year, it seems. Energizing: Caribbean countries attended a Caribbean Energy Security Summit in Washington and issued … More A Mini-Sermon from Joe, Dismissive Dr. Davies and Rural Jamaica on Edge: Friday, January 30, 2015