‘Becoming Bessy’ Caribbean historical fiction

#BlackHistoryMonth #Caribbean #HistoricalRomance This is a novel I completed a year ago, which felt like a labour of love. It's a coming of age story, set in the Caribbean at a time of political awakening and socio-economic change. It tells the story of one girl's journey to womanhood, at a time of deep social division but also [...]

Summer reading …

Getting ready to go down the road, and it's amazing that down there is actually way cooler than here at the moment (#heatwave). Anyway, my lovelies, here's a 'Thursday Sample' from my #Newrelease … for anyone who hasn't checked it out yet, and likes a little Caribbean flava, this is one for the summer #beachbum [...]

There is a thin veil …

'There is a thin veil', that's what Mama used to say, 'like the rarest of silk, separating the seen from the unseen,  the living from the dead, us from our ancestors.'  Roadtripping with 'Becoming Bessy'   And, no matter what form this veil takes, it is there all the same, like mist on a lake at [...]