Tobago

Recently I was blessed to travel to neighbouring Trinidad and Tobago but it was my visit to the tiny isle of Tobago, that cemented the vibe of this short trip. I had no major expectations but to allow my self to experience this new place. I needed to get out of Barbados, I needed to be in a…

Blue.

Blue. Whilst giving my poet’s brain some dozing time this weekend, I am looking to two of my wordsmith heroes and pilfering their greatness for my post. From one of the masters of verse, W. H Auden, comes the poem ‘Funeral Blues’, which I first heard as a ten year old that, for some reason, after having taped it…

Serenity

To me serenity is a place, a state of being and of mind, and still can be an atmosphere. The rain is my serenity. I love and I’m in love with it. I’m not sure what exactly it is about the rain, it’s ironic really, but when it rains I feel most alive, free and…

To my Dream Reader

This is for the dream chaser, the traveler, the wild-ling, the oddity, the weird child, the creative, the music lover, the nerd, the sports enthusiast , the bully, the victim, the weed smoker, the party-goer, the introvert, the drinker. The important and the not so quite. The degree woman and the hustler, the young mother, the…

First step: Realisation

I wrote the below bit during my early time at secondary school. At some point during this time I felt so weighed down by the pressures of life. You know those trials where you have a secret crush on the hot boy and he refuses to pay you any attention? Yes, that guy you swore you…

Why I started this blog…

I started this blog for me first, and who I am is revealed in my lines… well at least I hope it will be…if this fails let me help you out some. I am Belle, from the little island paradise of Barbados. I live where you vacation but I aspire to travel the world. I…

Cheers to great friendships!

What is this world without great friends to coexist with? What are great moments without someone to share them with? What’s life without great friendships!

I See You 2015!

Cheers to advancement, balance and better relationships in 2015!