A STATE WHICH FAILS ITS PEOPLE ; Failed Strategies, Arrogant Leaders.

Mr POLICY MAKER in the MINISTRY OF NATIONAL SECURITY, When was the LAST TIME you called a MEETING with REPRESENTATIVES of ALL STAKE-HOLDINGS in JAMAICA to resolve this Crime issue? Those would be, LAW ENFORCERS from the rank of  Commissioner down. Street Vendors, Taxi People, School Teachers, Lawyers, Doctors, Parents, and even some of the […]

AUNT CENIE’S YARD Caring, Sharing, and Annoying the hell out of her.

I remember when JOSEPH COAT (Croton) were the Plants to line the walkway to Grandma Cenie’s House at Phoenix Road. I much preferred the delights of the ORTANIQUE Orange tree smack in the middle of the adjoining Cane fields. I KNOW my friend, who has been more like a BROTHER, Everad Lewis still remember those […]


Some GOLDEN MOMENTS with ZACKS no riches and expensive gifts can replace. 1. Took me on a plumbing job to Maldon Secondary when I was about 6-8 and had me remove the wall tiles…. The fun I had tearing them off with hammer and chisel. And the skill I learned. 2. Carrying me on his […]

SPORTS IS SUPPOSED TO UNITE What's Wrong with this Picture?

It is May 3  2015 and I have traveled on Sky Bahamas to New Providence. So as I sat in the ultra-modern, $30-million, Chinese donated, Thomas A Robinson National Stadium being awed by the different events unfolding in front of me, I could not help noticing the many FLAGS of the many different nations taking […]

BOB MARLEY The Man, the Visionary .... the source of food for many

MAY 11, 2015 On this date in 1981 Bob Marley  was Pronounced dead. He had gone to Germany to see a cancer specialist, and on his way to Jamaica, he stopped in Miami to receive emergency medical care. He died at the Cedars of Lebanon Hospital on May 11, 1981, at the age of 36. […]

HURRICANE GILBERT Some Fond Memories thereof

1988 HURRICANE GILBERT : On the Evening of September 11 we got the OFFICIAL WARNINGS on radio so I, the TECHIE, at 15 years and 9 months old, went out and took down the TV ANTENNA and laid it Flat on the ground as close to the house as I could get it then went […]

BLACK ATLANTA WOMAN SHOT BY POLICE (while in the backseat of a squad car)

ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities on Friday released the name of a woman who was fatally shot when officers say she fired at them from the back of a patrol car in downtown Atlanta. The Fulton County medical examiner’s office on Friday identified the woman as 25-year-old Alexia Christian. Information on her hometown was not immediately […]

JE SUIS FREDDY GRAY 6 Officers CHARGED with Murder and Manslaughter

BALTIMORE — Baltimore’s chief prosecutor charged six police officers on Friday with crimes including murder and manslaughter in the arrest and fatal injury of Freddie Gray, a striking and surprisingly swift turn in a case that has drawn national attention to police conduct. The state’s attorney for Baltimore, Marilyn J. Mosby, filed the charges almost […]