Jokes, Geography & Lorelle’s Date

"So, did you have fun at Comedy Club with your friends last night?" Emlyn asked Rory. "Yes, I did. I'm a big fan of Salty satire." ""What do you mean by salty?" "It means witty, pungent, earthy. It wasn't racy or coarse." "Who was the comedian?" "Comedienne. It was Dyshelle Price." "The name sounds familiar." …

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Drusilla’s Story

I was having lunch with my cousin, Tia. We hadn't seen each other for a while so there was a lot of catching up to do. She was working at an advertising company while I was in my third year at university. I was studying Sociology. She was engaged to a Nigerian man she met …

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Violence Against Women in Guyana

I saw on the news on Friday, November 23, 2012 that Chris Brown had to cancel his concert in Guyana because of women's rights groups and opposition lawmakers who said Brown would not be welcome in Guyana three years after his assault of Barbadian superstar Rihanna. Growing up in Guyana I was never knew that there …

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