20 March 2018
Let girls be girls

Let girls be girls


Today, I will directly tackle the belief that “girls mature faster than boys.” This is a very common belief amongst older and younger genera...
30 January 2018
Mental illness isn’t an imaginary condition that can be wished away

Mental illness isn’t an imaginary condition that can be wished away


If you look around at our homeless population, you will quickly realize that all of them likely suffer from some form of mental illness. You might dis...
16 January 2018
Van-man culture

Van-man culture


Usually, the purpose of my column is to highlight and inform my readers about certain observations I’ve made. However, this particular topic simp...
09 January 2018
Male stereotypes

Male stereotypes


In my last column, I spoke about female stereotypes, but I also mentioned male stereotypes very briefly. This week, I will elaborate more on this topi...
19 December 2017
Female stereotypes

Female stereotypes


“Women can’t hold positions of power, because they’re too emotional.”Every time I hear that statement, a piece of my soul dies. Th...
12 December 2017
An open letter to mediocre men

An open letter to mediocre men


The idea that a woman’s worth is inextricably tied to her ability to keep a man and raise children still persists in modern society.I understand ...
05 December 2017
Cultural appropriation in Carnival

Cultural appropriation in Carnival


Whoever said “change is the only constant” sure said a mouthful. Personally, I’ve always been averse to change for as long as I can rem...
28 November 2017
Is ‘licks’ child abuse?

Is ‘licks’ child abuse?


It is rare to find a child or an adult that has never been spanked or beaten. We all have our colourful stories about the times we were bad children a...
21 November 2017
Are Vincentians ungrateful?

Are Vincentians ungrateful?


Before I begin expressing my views, please note that this piece was NOT written in support of any political party, nor was it written to discourage on...
14 November 2017
You can’t pour  from an empty cup

You can’t pour from an empty cup


Most of us have seen this quotation floating around on the Internet, but what does it really mean? The literal interpretation seems very obvious; if a...