Category Archives: Travel

Exodus: movement of Jah people

Change is a great topic for writing. A good amount of it is coming into my life, but it’s not yet the time to put the many thoughts and emotions into words. I was born in Kingston, Jamaica, in the … Continue reading

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Lenten Reflections: Forty Things I Really Like And… (Day 36)–Break me into the day slowly

Dawn. Without fail, daybreak is there. Some days, it’s more pleasant than on other days. A few days away from the freezing weather of North America in exchange for the warm breezes of the Caribbean can make a huge difference. … Continue reading

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Lenten Reflections: Forty Things I Really Like And… (Day 30)–Turning negatives into positives

Photography. I was in my early teens when I really became interested in taking photographs. My father came home one day with a Brownie box camera, which he’d picked up from a second hand shop, and I was off and … Continue reading

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Lenten Reflections: Forty Things I Really Like And… (Day 26)–Into Africa

Guinea. Things happen for a reason? Few wanted to venture onto this assignment.  Healthcare was a problem. Transport was a problem. Corruption was a problem. Communications were a problem. Poverty was a problem. Wasted resources were a problem. Goodness me! … Continue reading

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Lenten Reflections: Forty Things I Really Like And… (Day 23)–Darkness and light

Midnight hikes and bonfires. Perhaps, it’s getting into my inner Neanderthal, but I always found something very soothing about taking treks in the dark and sitting by fires. Sure, someone told me I should do the trekking to show that … Continue reading

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Lenten Reflections: Forty Things I Really Like And… (Day 4)

Walking Samaria Gorge. The gorge is breathtaking. The distance, whether 16km or 19km, is hardly the issue. Walking on rocks, sometimes under a blazing sun, is tough…on joints, on muscles, on temper. Thirst can eat at you, as can hunger. … Continue reading

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Lenten Reflections: Forty Things I Really Like And… (Day 3)

Taking road trips through France during the summer. Starting from England, you knew you had to gird your stomach for the ferry or hovercraft crossing of The Channel. Even if the water looked as calm as a mill-pond, you knew that it … Continue reading

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