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Author: Nadine

Ad astra per aspera!

Ad astra per aspera!

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” ~Nelson Mandela   You’d all agree with me when I say that Covid-19 has impacted all our lives, whether directly or indirectly. This year has been tough and scary, and it’s […]

Grow!

Grow!

  “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.” ~Timothy 2 4:7   This January, I entered the 38th running of the Trinidad and Tobago International Marathon (TTIM). The early start race began 3.30 am at St. […]

Addicted to Progress

Addicted to Progress

“A writer needs a pen, an artist needs a brush, but a film-maker needs an army.” ~Orson Welles (American actor & film-maker)   The art of film-making is often fraught with challenges, especially in a country that doesn’t have a film infrastructure on par with […]

These short stories long like long time!

These short stories long like long time!

“If you have to be addicted to something, you should make it progress.” ~Michael Mooleedhar (T&T Film Director)   Every film-maker made his or her start somewhere. Michael Mooleedhar, one of Trinidad and Tobago’s film directors and producers is no exception. He is most recently […]

A Reptile by any other name …

A Reptile by any other name …

“All I wanted was a damn iguana!” ~Michael Mooleedhar (T&T Film Director)   How did you feel after reading your favourite book? Now compare that feeling to the one you had after watching the movie version. Did the movie capture the essence of the writer’s […]

THE BLITZ ZONE

THE BLITZ ZONE

“No one will ever be as entertained by us as us.” ~Anon.   Last year, Friday 16th November, four of us left UWI campus around 5 pm. With bellies full of pizza, and the leftovers saved for later, we embarked on our journey to basecamp: […]