Leaving

  “You’re leaving?” “Yes.” “Why?” “Last night, I dreamed about a tree with beautiful carvings on its trunk.  Carvings were used to preserve the heritage and identity of the indigenous people.   The dream showed me that I need embrace my culture again.” “So, you’re leaving me because of the dream?” “No, I’m leaving because I’m… Read More Leaving

Mary Seacole

I just finished reading a very long but interesting biography of Mary Seacole. When I mentioned her to my husband, he immediately knew who I was talking about. He’s from Jamaica where Mary was born. She was born on November 23, 1805 to a Scottish father and Jamaican mother. Her father was a soldier in… Read More Mary Seacole