Chrissy, Debra’s Daughter
In retrospect, Debra only wanted a better life for her daughter, but as it goes with most runaways all Chrissy could think about was leaving as fast as possible. But it seemed that everything she tried to fold ran away through her fingers, or wrapped around her trembling wrists as if to tie them together […]
Reading & Writing in Different Englishes
Gizelle Fletcher writes: I am really good at worrying about things that never come to pass. It is one of my more impressive skills, one I hope to one day monetize. I primarily dedicate my worrying to my lovers and my writing. I worry about the regular, degular, schmegular shit that every writer does: am […]
I’ve Been Nominated for an Award!
Yall. Yaa’ll. YAAAAAAA’LLL. I’ve been nominated for a Best Blogger award from Caribbean Entertainment Magazine! I am very excited for this recognition because even though there are influences of my island heritage in my work, I have never fully felt worthy to represent it for a lot of silly, personal reasons. I am totally honored […]