21 May 2019
The CDC and Miss SVG

The CDC and Miss SVG


Change is inevitable. It is the only constant in this world, yet the Carnival Development Corporation (CDC) thinks they can stop it by being stubborn....
14 May 2019
Health is Wealth

Health is Wealth


Over the last three years there has been an increase in health awareness as it pertains to fitness and diet. During my time at university, I tried my ...
30 April 2019
Social media happiness

Social media happiness


Recently, I’ve taken a personal goal of reducing my time spent on social media, particularly Twitter and Instagram. I made this decision because I r...
09 April 2019
Music and Violence

Music and Violence


Soca, Calypso, Dancehall, Dub, among others are genres of music indigenous to the West Indies. Like most music, the lyrics and instrumentals tell a st...
02 April 2019
The joys of reading

The joys of reading


This is a “boring” topic, but it is very near and dear to my heart. I have loved reading since I was a child. I remember the first thing I learnt ...
26 March 2019
The Perfect Student

The Perfect Student


We all know or knew a “perfect” student. You know the type: good athlete, straight A’s and deeply involved in extra-curricular activities. They ...
19 March 2019
Honour Thy Country…or  Thy Family?

Honour Thy Country…or Thy Family?


According to the IMF, youth unemployment in St. Vincent and the Grenadines was an alarming 46 percent in 2015, youth being described as individuals be...
05 March 2019
Racism versus Bigotry

Racism versus Bigotry


Two weeks ago, I wrote a column about the irony of racism existing within the Caribbean despite our multi-racial composition. I received some feedback...
26 February 2019
The Religious Oppression of Women

The Religious Oppression of Women


I know a lot of people won’t like what I have to say in this article, this is your warning to stop reading right now before I offend you. Truthfully...
19 February 2019
Racism and prejudice in the Caribbean

Racism and prejudice in the Caribbean


Racism is the belief that someone is inferior to you because of their race. The concept is very vague and has many nuances but there is still no excus...