I wrote this piece for Chrissy’s Afro-Textured Hair. It is facebook profile for a children’s book my friend Nichola is getting ready to publish. Thank you Nichola for the opportunity to reflect on my life, identity and how these things intersect with my hair. It was indeed a unique experience to write this story. ——————————- … More Hair, Identity and Confidence as an Afro-Caribbean Woman Living in Canada
I had the unique opportunity to reflect on the lessons I had learned while coordinating two projects at the Victoria Immigrant and Refugee Centre Society. The projects focused on providing information and awareness about breast cancer and domestic abuse within the immigrant communities of Greater Victoria. In essence, these two topics can be difficult to … More Lessons learned on culture and it’s impact on domestic abuse and breast cancer
It is a unique opportunity to live outside of your home country and 10 years have passed since I made the bold decision to do this. I left Barbados to complete my M.B.A at the Peter B. Gustavson School at the University of Victoria in Canada. I wrote this post for the winter issue of … More Thank you Canada for 10 years!