I’ve just finished reading Murukami’s Wind-Up Bird Chronicle for the third time. It’s my favourite book, just ahead of Orwell’s 1984 and Vonnegut’s Slaughterhouse 5 …. So it goes.
Creole Day parade, Roseau Bay Front, Dominica.
DREAMS OF A WISTFUL NOMAD By Paul Crask Kylius The room was spacious and opulent. The walls were papered in a deep burgundy and gilt framed oil-painted portraits hung on every one. Two lounge chairs sat either side of a… Continue Reading
I’ve posted some of my photos of the World Creole Music Festival on a new photo gallery page. Have a look, see what you think.
On Oct 27 Dominica’s Melville Hall Airport (DOM) will be renamed the Douglas-Charles Airport after two former prime ministers. The airport code will remain the same.
It’s been announced that Australia has granted Disney a package of US$20 million in tax incentives to film Pirates of the Caribbean 5 (Dead Men Tell No Tales) in Queensland. Australia’s GDP is about US$1 trillion, Queensland’s GDP is about… Continue Reading
DREAMS OF A WISTFUL NOMAD By Paul Crask Kylius At the foot of the stone steps Kylius paused for a moment, his mind beset with uncertainty. His destiny was beginning to feel beyond his influence, his actions like those of… Continue Reading
I made a pond for the Giraudel Flower Show House. You can follow the story on dominicagardens.org It was a lot of work but the reward is a great feeling to have done something creative for my village.
I had brought my motorbike with me from England. It was a 50cc Honda Marauder that I had bought for when long-term railway engineering works had disrupted part of my commute into London. I was no biker for sure, but… Continue Reading