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Thursday, November 23, 2017

Sifting Through the Debris

BY: SHEENA BLAKE “We gotta sift through the debris,” said my partner one chilly Saturday afternoon. It seemed so out of context for me, really....

The Family: A Crumbling Institution

BY: SIMONE Welcome Back Toronto Caribbean Readers. I am happy that you have joined us for another learning experience. This week I want to take...

Dealing With Disappointment

BY: SHEENA BLAKE How do you deal with disappointment? Do you sit and feel sorry for yourself? Do you seek encouragement from others? Do you...

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,...

Never This Broke Again

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Over the holidays, my husband invited me to watch an interview of this amazing lady who had interrupted her family history and...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Community News

The Green Dupatta Gala 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN  The Green Dupatta Organization held their fourth annual gala and charity banquet on Nov 11th at the Shingar Banquet Hall in Brampton....

Veteran Emille Bryant Keynote Speaker at Black Veterans Dinner Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  The Black Veterans Affairs Council held their gala at the Toronto Plaza Hotel, fundraising to build a Black Veteran Memorial Garden in...

Guardian Angels – 17th Annual Caribbean Children Foundation Gala Supports Critically-Ill Children From The...

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  It is believed that guardian angels are assigned to protect us here on this Earth, to guide us and aide us through...

Guyanese Contestant Crowned Miss West Indian Canadian 2017

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  After an eventful and exciting evening of talent showcase, evening wear and question and answer segments at the Miss West Indian Canadian...

Annual Gala Continues to Highlight the Importance of Mental Health Awareness

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  Conversations and awareness surrounding mental health have always been an area frequently shunned in society. Due to existing stigmas caused by lack...