Monthly Archives: February 2014

Photo Friday: Notice

The preceding sign was spotted at a St. Ann high school. Similar signs can be found posted, well…everywhere. It reads: *Only visitors who are appropriately dressed will be allowed on the school compound. *No dancehall styles- exposure of bosom or … Continue reading

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Photo Friday: Jamaican Wedding

I was invited to a wedding last weekend in St. Ann’s Bay. This was the charming church in which it was held. The reception was in Runaway Bay. Suffice it to say, you have never truly lived until you’ve been … Continue reading

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Advice for Group 85, an illustrated guide

In a few weeks, Group 85 will arrive pon di island. This is a surreal milestone for me and the rest of Group 84. Weren’t we just in staging in Miami, awkwardly introducing ourselves? Didn’t we just swear in as … Continue reading

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Photo Friday: Fast Pickney

This week, I helped at the Oracabessa Foundation’s Fast Pickney track meet. It was held at James Bond Beach in Oracabessa. As you may have guessed, Jamaicans take track and field VERY seriously. I was helping in the marshalling area, … Continue reading

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