Living in the Gyre

These are treacherous times. We have to put one foot in front of the other, and try not to slip. These are anxious times. We have to close our eyes, count to ten, pray, meditate, take deep breaths. These are angry times. We have to hold onto our reason; some people have abandoned theirs, and … More Living in the Gyre

Poor Jamaica

The Petchary is desperately sad and anxious about Jamaica. As she looks at the weather map, she sees a huge, sinister, deep orange cloud over the island. It is not moving, it seems to turn on itself. I fear for Jamaica. You are all in my thoughts. It is strange to be away and to … More Poor Jamaica