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World Creole Music Festival, Dominica

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. … [Read more...]

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Here's a photo slideshow I just made for Cocoa Cottage, Dominica.   … [Read more...]

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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. … [Read more...]

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Rainy sunset, Dominica

After returning home from Sunday lunch at the Giraudel Flower House, the weather turned wet as the sun went down. … [Read more...]

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moringa flowers

Moringa, now blooming in my kitchen garden. … [Read more...]

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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 US$250 billion, Disney's 2014 third quarter profits were US$2.25 billion, and and the Pirates of the … [Read more...]

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There's a lot going on in October. Creole and independence festivals, dance, music and exhibitions. The cruise ship season also kicks off. It's a pretty cool month; I love it. Check out Roseau City Guide for events listings. … [Read more...]

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porchsunset

Snapped with my ipod from the porch tonight. The tail end of TS Gonzalo as it heads for the Virgin Islands. … [Read more...]

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dreams of a wistful nomad (4.1)

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 a puppet. Here he stood in this strange town, unable, it seemed, to leave. How he yearned for his memory to return so he … [Read more...]

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Giraudel Pond

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. … [Read more...]