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Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth, the Second, has thanked emergency services and ones involved in the relief effort, as the La … More
Photograph of Northlands (Maternity Hospital) where the author was born (Copyright © 2020 Emsworth Maritime and Historical Trust) A resident … More
Moves to ban smoking in all public places such as bars, pubs, trains and the like are in full gear … More
Dominica House of Assembly debates theDrugs (prevention of Misuse) (Amendment) Act 2020 Updated: 08:15 pm, 27 October, 2020 Parliament approves … More
However, the future of the legacy of Allfrey, Napier, and Rhys in Dominica remains to be seen. Dominica finds itself between a wall and a hard place. In the era of Black lives matter which has seen the memory of slave traders and slave owners face retribution: statues being torn down all over the world. You may have heard that the insurance agency Lloyd’s of London and Greene King other institutions have also come forward with offers of reparations of a sort for their role in the slave trade. The question is: will Dominica shun, Alfred Napier and Rhys, or will they embrace the literature they have left behind? Only Time will tell.
His Poems and Stories are Mesmerizing!!! Reading this author/poet’s collection of mystifying stories and sensual poems immediately took me to … More