Originally posted on getWrite!:
“Death By Deadline” features award-winning writer from Barbados, Cher Corbin.  Look out for her book “Silvered Mirrors” soon. “Big Rock Tales” is a strip about “living in a writing whirl” created by Barbadian writer Sandra Sealy. Sandra writes, blogs, teaches creative writing and is Shakirah Bourne’s “Lit Mom” (yeah nepotism BIG…

“Improv” – Robert Gibson aka ‘Passion’ (Barbados)

Click HERE to see him perform “Improv” in Boston. Bajan poet Robert R. Gibson – known to me personally as “De Luuuv Man” (as a member of VOICES: Barbados Writers’ Collective)  and one of my writing protégés, but now familiarly called “PassionPoet or Passion, for short” – has grown as a writer.  Here, as this performance poet spreads his […]

“A Matter Of Money” – Jeanette Layne-Clarke (Barbados)

“A Matter Of Money” is part of Jeanette Layne-Clarke’s popular radio series called “Dumplings In De Stew”.  Alfred Pragnell, a well-known storyteller, along with other Bajan actors perform the humorous story in the clip above. Layne-Clarke who passed in 2009,  was a celebrated Bajan radio producer, columnist, creative writer, editor and novelist. According to the […]

Foundation Publishing (Barbados)

Foundation Publishing is the publishing arm of the National Cultural Foundation including titles like For Love Of Country featuring essays on the ten national heroes of Barbados. Contact Cultural Officer Literary Arts,  De Carla Applewhaite (click on OFFICERS @ the top menu and scroll down to LITERARY ARTS to learn about De Carla!) at decarla-applewhaite@ncf.bb.

National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts (Barbados)

The National Cultural Foundation of Barbados (NCF) hosts the National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts NIFCA celebrating Barbados’ anniversary of Independence via the arts: music, culinary, drama/speech, visual and of course literary. It has been launched for the last few years in September culminating in December, at the Awards Ceremony at Ilaro Court, The Prime […]