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Monday, October 23, 2017

My Crazy ‘Relationship Self’

BY: SHEENA BLAKE What is your ‘relationship’ self like? You know, that self that acts repugnant or self righteous or ignorant or arrogant or needy…well,...

Riding the Rough Waves

BY SHEENA BLAKE Life tends to have all types of dips and turns and plateaus a plenty. Sometimes, things are clear and smooth and nothing...

The Proudest Moment of a Teacher’s Life!

BY: SIMONE SMITH TORONTO! As Founder of Hear 2 Help, a Community Development Organization established in 2012, I have made daily efforts in not only improving...

Trust Your Gut

BY: SHEENA BLAKE We hear it all the time, “trust your gut.” Our elders say it; our parents say it. Everyone says it. But, what...

Time? There’s No Such Thing

BY: SHEENA BLAKE I think that time does not exist. Now, this does not really mean anything, and if you are reading this, you’ll probably...

Failure Cheer Leaders

BY SHEENA BLAKE My father has this fascination with failure. He talks about it all the time. In fact, he is even wanting to start...

For Money?

BY SHEENA BLAKE  What are you willing to do for money? How do you connect to earning? Today’s article is about how we earn wages...

Free Enterprise + Social Media = More Human Connection

BY SHEENA BLAKE  In an online world, we are so used to complaining about not having conversations with anyone. We can even use computers to...

Low, Down, Dirty Fear

BY SHEENA BLAKE What are your deepest fears? Like, what are the things that subtly, oh so very subtly chip away at your thoughts and...

Change Your Trajectory

BY SHEENA BLAKE  I usually start by asking you something, a question to get you thinking about the day’s topic. I don’t want to do...

Community News

Supporting GTA Seniors A-Supreme Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Grand Charity Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  Though the Jamaica Diaspora Conference came and went more than two months ago, Jamaicans continue to celebrate 55 years of independence in...

A Brand Of African Inspired Print Skirts For All Women And Girls

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  In a society where Eurocentric fashion styles and brands have predominated the mainstream, one fashion designer has taken on the task of...

SmartTerm Essay Competition for Caribbean Schools

BY: LEANNE BENN When it comes to the education systems in many Caribbean islands, there is one factor that may be common in most public...

From Toronto to Dominica with Love

BY: LEANNE BENN Alone we can do so little and together we can do so much. Those are the words of the local Kaisoca ladies...

JN Foundation Launches Disaster Relief Fund

With all of the recent devastation that has swept through the Caribbean, businesses are rallying together to aid in relief efforts to the islands....